Checklist for Finding Your New Place to Live
You’re a Busy Person
Which is why the link below the photos sends you to a slideshow.
Check it out and if you’re interested call 650-386-5280
You’re Particular About Where You Live
This apartment gives you:
723 square feet in a second floor corner apartment far away from the street
Oak kitchen cabinets with drawers that close themselves, a double stainless steel sink.
All new black appliances – range with self-cleaning oven, microwave, 16 cf fridge and, of course, a dishwasher
Views of trees (and birds) out of living room windows and out of kitchen window
Bath with oak vanity and easy-to-clean ceramic tile around the tub and on the floor
Downstairs with no common walls and lots of morning sunshine.
You Like Extras
A wall of windows that extends the length of the living and dining rooms
Hooking up to the HD antenna and watching a lot of channels for free. Or if you’d rather sign up with a TV provider, the apartment is wired for local/national/international satellite or cable TV
Microwave has a convection oven and refrigerator has glass shelves
Choose a color from our accent wall palette and we’ll paint an accent wall for you
Complex is earthquake retrofitted and many energy saving measures have been implemented
Rooms are larger than the rooms in the multi-story complexes going up in Mountain View
You Like to Know a Little About Who Lives Here
People feel comfortable leaving their soap and softener and other laundry supplies on open shelves in the laundry rooms.
Residents who moved back to Switzerland after getting their degrees said, “We liked living here because the apartments have different floor plans and we felt like we had our own place.”
People stay – some residents have lived here ten years or more.
Why did the person who lived here leave? He’s an M.D. at Stanford who lived here for 4 years. He got married and he and his new wife moved into their first home.
A few people get their exercise by biking to Stanford and Google.
Several residents have said they’ve made lasting friendships with some of their neighbors.
The managers live in the complex – residents don’t have to leave messages and make appointments. They get notes saying things like “Thank you both for being such great managers,” and “Thanks for making this such a comfortable place to live.”
You Want to Live in a Place That Feels Like Home
The gardens surrounding the pool have ferns, lemon bushes, camellias, apricot and loquat trees, a giant avocado tree, a visiting falcon and a raccoon who lives in a large pine tree.
You can unlock the gates from inside your apartment and let your visitors into the complex. First time visitors often say something about how it really is as peaceful and quiet as it seems when they look through the gates.
One of the energy upgrade contractors looked around the complex and said, “You know, I see a lot of apartment buildings, and it’s really nice here.
Your cat can watch sassy squirrels and an assortment of birds.
You’re Interested Enough to Want Some Numbers
$1000 deposit ($500 addition if you have a cat) and lease required.
Location: 2011 California Street, Mt. View.