RiverTown Apartments

RiverTown is one of three projects built by the Housing Authority that are designated as the affordable housing component of the Rivermark Master-Planned community at the old Santa Clara Agnews Hospital site. The development plan includes more than 1,800 homes, a new park, elementary school, retail and commercial center, Safeway market, restaurants and more.


Year Completed: 2003

Development Type: New construction

Population Served: Families

Unit Mix: 100 units total (70 two-bedroom units & 30 three-bedroom units)

Total Cost: $22,543,125

Financing: Tax exempt bonds, Union Bank of California

Architect: KodamaDiseño

General Contractor: Barry Swenson Builder

Rental Assistance: Tax Credit Property – below market rate rents; tenant-based Vouchers accepted.

Income Requirements: Households must be within the 60% category of the Tax Credit Income Limits.

Amenities/Special Features: On-site Maintenance Manager, Community Room, Coin-operated Laundry Facility, Playground & Basketball Court, Patio or Balcony, Non-Smoking Community, After School Program (Tutoring, Crafts, and Classes).

Pets: No pets are allowed.

Smoking: No smoking is allowed in the apartments, grounds or common areas. Smokers must exit the property to smoke.