Address: 685 N 6th St. San Jose
Owner: First Community Housing
Contractor: Branagh Inc.
Units: 75 One bedroom
Japantown Senior Apartments delivers greatly needed affordable senior housing to the Nihonmachi District of the City. The design creates 75 spacious one-bedroom suites, each with a sun-filled living room and full kitchen and bathroom. An outdoor courtyard which maximizes sun exposure and is protected from street noise is located atop the grade-level parking garage. The main elevator lobby, lounge, and adjoining shared community halls line the building’s street frontage where the building mass steps down near the Historic Nishioka Building.