Villa Hermosa

Villa Hermosa, located in San Jose, is perfectly situated for senior housing. The development is flanked by a public park, 9-hole public golf course and new ownership housing. Health facilities and shopping centers, as well as major freeways, are also nearby. It is one of several uses of land located on the site of an old golf course.

Please note: all applicants must be at least 62 years of age in order for an application to be accepted.

The waitlist for Villa Hermosa is closed, effective 4/15/2016 at noon.


Year Completed: 1999

Development Type: New construction

Unit Mix: 99 one-bedroom units

Total Cost: $11,043,834

Financing: Union Bank of California construction loan and Citibank mortgage; City of San Jose loan; Fannie Mae as 9% tax credit equity based investor; City of San Jose subsidy loan.

Architect: TWM Architects

General Contractor: Barry Swenson Builder


Population Served: Seniors

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

Income Requirements: Households must be within the 40% category of the Tax Credit Income Limits.

Amenities/Special Features: On-site Maintenance Manager, Community Room, Elevators, Coin-operated Laundry Facility, Patio or Balcony, Non-Smoking Community.

Pets: No pets are allowed.

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