Current & Completed Projects
The 2015 Housing Element Plan put forth by the County of Santa Cruz outlined the following projects aimed at lessening the community costs of housing (click here for the entire document):
Lotus Apartments a 12 unit acquisition/substantial rehabilitation project located in Live Oak targeting people with disabilities and former foster youth, completed in 2015.
Aptos Blue Apartments completed in 2014 is a 40 unit new construction rental project located in Aptos targeting families and people with disabilities.
Schapiro Knolls an 88 unit new construction rental project located outside the City of Watsonville, completed in 2013 targeting families, seniors and single adults.
Canterbury Park Townhomes a 19 unit affordable homeownership project located in Aptos completed in 2013 serving families.
Los Esteros a 7 unit homeownership project targeting low income families. Subdivision improvements are complete and the first 2 units went into service in 2015.
Saint Stephens Senior Apartments 40 units outside the City of Santa Cruz.
Pippin Apartments 26 units outside the City of Watsonville, project includes 20 units within the City limits that will serve families and people with disabilities.
Raw Housing Data
Below you will find an excel sheet with a long list of housing data compiled from the American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimate. Above this you will notice all of the graphs the Chamber has made using the ACS's data. If you hover over the large graph you will see two arrow keys that allow you to view all the graphs one by one that appear below the main image. The information provided ranges from number of units, rooms per unit, and much more.