Harrison Street Senior Housing

Harrison Street Senior Housing (HSSH) is a 100% affordable senior development located in heart of Downtown Oakland within blocks from City Hall, Oakland’s Chinatown, shopping, restaurants, BART and AC Transit, Hong Lok Senior Center, and Lake Merritt. HSSH affords the convenience of many neighborhood amenities within an easy walk. The project features a multipurpose community room and kitchen, lounge, computer learning center, and a landscaped courtyard with water features, and a wide range of support services designed to allow residents to live independently.

Site Address 1633 Harrison Street​
​Land Owner ​Oakland Housing Authority
Project Partner(s) ​Christian Chu​rch Homes
Architect(s) ​Pyatok Architects
Total # of Units ​73 one- and two-bedroom apartments including one manager’s unit
​Target Clientele ​Seniors with maximum incomes up to 50% of AMI
Development Cost ​Approximately $25 Million
Anticipated Completion Date
Fall 2012
Sources of Funding ​City of Oakland
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (Section 202)
Section 8 Project-Based Voucher loan
Wells Fargo Bank
Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco - AHP Grant
Merritt Community Capital​