What's happening here?
Name of project: 801 Alma
Address: 801 Alma St., Palo Alto
Project description: Underground parking is in progress for the 50 affordable new apartments in downtown Palo Alto. The apartments will be available for working families who earn between 30 percent and 50 percent of the median income for the area. These 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments are within walking distance to public transportation, grocery stores, medical services and other amenities. The apartments will have an onsite manager, community room, computer classroom and outdoor courtyard as well as services such as after-school programs. The development is expected to be complete summer of 2013.
Developer: Community Working Group and Eden Housing
Rent: 1 bedroom: $548-$937; 2 bedroom: $655-$1,122, 3 bedroom: $752-$1,291
Information: www.communityworkinggroup.org/801almastreethousing.html, www.edenhousing.org Photo by Michelle Le.