Affordable Housing - Rent/Own

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Affordable Housing Rental Opportunities 

See below for affordable rental units within the city. Please contact the Property Manager directly for openings or waiting lists. The City of San Luis Obispo does not own or manage any affordable units. 


The Village at Broad Street 
2308 Broad Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Office phone 805-782-0200
Office hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Contact person: Stephen Punt, Community Director

The Village at Broad Street Apartments is a brand new ROEM Affordable Housing community coming to San Luis Obispo. This three-story development has 42 affordable apartments. The Village at Broad Street provides its residents easy access to San Luis Obispo's downtown core. The complex has a computer center, a community room, and a fitness room. This community is designed to ensure that it is energy-efficient and sustainable while providing its residents with high quality affordable living. Click here for more information.

Wineman Hotel 
849 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Wineman Building, LLC
Office Location: 1041 Chorro St. Suite 220
Office Phone: 805-592-2226

Located at the corner of Higuera and Chorro. A total of 47 mixed income studio apartments available. 27 units are available for low income, for those earning a maximum annual income of $39,650. 3 units are for very low income/affordable, for those earning a maximum annual income of $24,800. 17 units are available at Market Rate for those with a maximum annual income of $59,450. Units range in size between 200 square feet to 244 square feet. Includes Kitchenette with microwave, hot-plate, sink, and refrigerator. Bathroom includes shower (some with shower/tubs) and closet space. Includes sewer, water, trash, and gas. Tenants pay electric. Cable and internet hookups available in every unit. Wineman hotel also offers Onsite Laundry and common area rooftop patio. Click here for more information.

Rancho Obispo Apartments 
1796 Tonini Drive, San Luis Obispo CA 93401

78 Units housed in 8 buildings. Family and pet friendly. 3 floor plans range from one to two bedrooms. Additional Facilities include: On site laundry, bbq pits, designated parking, a small play area for children, and two hot tubs. 13 units are being rented at prices affordable to low and moderate-income households. Contact 805-783-2933 Click here for more information

De Tolosa Ranch Apartments
1704 Tonini Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Office Phone: (805) 543-7900 


de Tolosa Ranch Apartments offers 25 affordable apartments ranging from studio, one, and two bedroom apartments. These 25 apartments are offered to qualified applicants that are within the low to moderate income level based on the Housing Authority of San Luis Obispo’s housing standards. These apartments will include a fully equipped kitchen, ceiling fans, and are cable/internet ready. Select apartments will have washer/dryer hookups provided. Residents have full access to the fitness center, media room, game room, business center, pool/spa, and onsite laundry facility. Rent includes trash, recycling, and pest control services. All other utilities are the responsibility of the resident. Contact the Leasing Office at (805) 543-7900 for more information and current availability!  Click here for more information

Brizzolara Apartments

537 Brizzolara Street. Contact Gabriela Ruiz at (805) 439-0480. 5 total units; 4 two-bedrooms and 1 three-bedroom.

Villas at Higuera
3071 South Higuera Street #200, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 

Contact Gabriela  Ruiz at 805-439-0480. Permanently affordable rental units. 28 total units with one manager unit. 6 studios, 6 one bedrooms, 7 two bedrooms and 8 three bedrooms. Units range in size from 458 to 1,077 sq ft. Rents between $300 and $900 a month. The mixed use complex features community space for tenant events. meetings and special gatherings, as well as 3,000 sq ft for commercial space.

Housing Authority of the City of San Luis Obispo (HASLO) Managed Properties

For the following apartments, please contract HASLO for availability, applications, or wait lists. Call or visit HASLO at 487 Leff Street, (805) 543-4478, Section 8 Low Income Housing Assistance may be available for some apartments, contact HASLO for further details.

  • Ironbark Apartments - 1102-1108 Ironbark Street; 20 affordable units.
  • Brizzolara Street Apartments - 611 Brizzolara Street; 30 affordable units.
  • Madonna Road Apartments - 1550 Madonna Road; 120 affordable units.
  • Marvin Gardens - 1006 Laurel Lane; 24 affordable units.
  • Pismo Station - 1363 Pismo Street; 11 affordable units.
  • Parkwood Apartments - 1045 Southwood; 34 affordable units. 
  • Poinsettia Street Apartments - 4035 Poinsettia Street; 20 affordable units.
  • South Hills Crossing - 313 South Street; 42 affordable units. 
  • 860 On the Wye - 860 Humbert, 19 affordable units