Housing Development

Create & Maintain Long-Term Housing


Our current portfolio of affordable housing has over 400 units. The central goal of the Housing Program of EPACANDO is to create and maintain long-term affordable housing that improves the quality of life for the residents of East Palo Alto, CA. Through the creation of a more safe, clean and beautiful physical environment we promote healthy lifestyles and families.

In order for EPACANDO to achieve its objectives of building affordable multi-family housing we partner with other non-profit housing organizations. Through this collaboration we develop housing projects which include affordable and market rate housing in East Palo Alto, CA.

To see if the apartments listed below have available rooms, please click on “learn more>>” to be redirected to their website. EPACANDO has developed in conjunction with our partners the following projects:

Serenity Garden Senior Apartments

Serenity Senior Housing Apartments

A 41-unit low-income apartment complex for seniors age 62 and above. Learn more >>



Clarke Avenue Apartments Palo Alto

Clarke Avenue Apartments

Rehabilitation of 15-unit low-income complex located on Clarke Avenue serving low-income residents, completed in 1998. Owned by EPA CAN DO and managed by EPA CAN DO. Learn more >>

Penineula Park Apartments Palo Alto

Peninsula Park Apartments

Includes 64 market rate units occupied by residents holding Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, plus 65 below-market rate units for low-income residents. Learn more at Bridge Housing>>

Bay Oaks Apartments Palo Alto

Bay Oaks Apartments

A 38-unit low-income apartment complex built in 1994 in partnership with Mid-Peninsula Housing Corporation.  A major renovation was completed in 2023.  Learn more at MidPen >>

Penineula Park Apartments Palo Alto

Light Tree Apartments

An earlier rehabilitation of 94 units of Section 8 housing serving low-income residents was completed in Fall 2001.  In 2023 an additional 91 units were added [see News page] Learn more at Eden Housing >>

Nugent Square Apartments Palo Alto

Nugent Square Apartments

A 32-unit affordable housing development. This is a joint venture with Eden Housing, completed in 2006 and renovated in 2023.  Learn more at Eden Housing>>