Mercy Housing California

The Arbor at hesperian


The Arbor at Hesperian, in San Lorenzo, California, will be a new 77-unit affordable rental housing development, providing a vibrant living community for seniors 55 years of age and older. Located at the site of a former Post Office, The Arbor at Hesperian offers a great housing opportunity in a well-established community. The property is within walking distance to a grocery store/pharmacy, post office, library, restaurants, retail shops, and public transit. 


  • On-site property manager and maintenance staff
  • On-site resident services coordinator
  • Ample open space area with a patio and pavilion
  • Smoke free community
  • Community room with a kitchen
  • Exercise and reading rooms
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • Storage space and bicycle storage room
  • Parking for residents and visitors
  • Green features include solar thermal hot water system, energy and water efficient fixtures, energy star appliances and bio-retention and drought-tolerant landscaping.


  • 77 units total (includes one two-bedroom management unit)
  • 4 studio units (405-476 sq. ft.), 70 one-bedroom units (546-671 sq. ft.) and 3 two-bedroom units (880 sq. ft.)
  • Rents will approximately range between $490-$875 based on California tax credit allocation, size and income (30-50% AMI)
  • Committee income and rent limits for 30-50% Area Median Income for 2015
  • Construction start: March 2015
  • 100% completion: Summer/Fall 2016
  • 100% occupancy: Winter 2016
  • Income limits and rents for 2016 are not yet available

The Arbor at Hesperian

15888 Hesperian, San Lorenzo, CA
Phone: 510.962.8619
[TTY 800.855.2880]

Property Type: Senior
Units:  77

Applications available
March 16, 2016 - April 13, 2016
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