Affordable Senior Housing:1303 Larkin Street (Waitlist Only)

Posting Date

 December 5, 2016

Type of Unit

Affordable housing for Seniors (62+) WAITLIST ONLY


Name of Building

Larkin Pine Senior Housing


1303 Larking Street, San Francisco, CA 94109

Number of Units

62 Units. There are no vacant units at this time.

Number of Bedrooms

59 SRO’s

3 One Bedrooms

Number of Bathrooms


Square Footage

SRO units range from 190 – 541 square feet

One Bedrooms are 541 square feet

Year Built


Supervisorial District

District 3 (Aaron Peskin)


SRO with shared bath: $488

SRO with private bath: $508 - $637

One Bedroom: $616 - $680

Maximum Allowable Annual Income Level of Households



A one-person household can make no more than $43,050 annually.

A two-person household can make no more than $49,200 annually.


Based on the current schedule of income limits published annual by the Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD)


Minimum Allowable Annual Income Level of Households


SRO unit(s) – Minimum annual household income must be between $11,712-$15,288.


One-bedroom unit(s) – Minimum annual household income must be between $14,784 - $16,320.


Household annual income must be no less than two (2) times the annual rent of the unit s/he is interested in renting.


Deposit Required for Move-in


Equal to 1 month’s rent

Monthly Parking Fee


N/A, There is no onsite parking.

Which, if any, utilities are paid by the building?

Water, Electricity, Gas, Trash

How are utilities paid by the renter?

Renter pays own utility bills for: Phone, cable, and internet service.


Other fees and/or building rules


Rent is due on or before the first day of each month and is late on the sixth day. Late Rent Fee: $10

Building Selection Criteria

Applicants must qualify under the rules of the building.


Building Selection Criteria:

Affordable housing for Seniors (62+) requires that the Head of Household is at least 62 years of age.


Ability to pay rent standard – Household monthly income must be at least two (2) times the monthly rent.


Credit Standard – No bankruptcies within the past one (1) year, and no unpaid balance


Rental History Standard – No Evictions in the past three (3) years.


Criminal History Standard – Qualified applicants with criminal history will be considered for housing in compliance with Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code: Fair Chance Ordinance.


Minimum Household Size Rule – Minimum number of people in household for SRO and One Bedroom is 1 person.


Maximum Household Size Standard – Maximum number of people in household for SRO and One Bedroom is 2 persons.


Applicant Conduct – If, during the course of processing an application, it becomes evident that an applicant has falsified or otherwise misrepresented any facts about his/her current situation, history, or past behavior in a manner that would affect eligibility, applicant selection criteria qualifications, income, household composition, or rental history, the application will be denied.

If an applicant or guest of an applicant exhibits blatant disrespect or disruptive behavior toward managements, the property, or other residents any time prior to move-in, the application will be denied.


Other – In addition to qualifying under the rules for income and household size, applicants must qualify under the rules of the building – available at the following: 1303 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94109.

Contact Person

Kelly Yee, Senior Compliance Specialist





How to obtain an application

Applications will be available starting December 5, 2016, 2016 through December 27, 2016.  They can be picked up at 1303 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94109, or they can also be downloaded from our website at, or from the MOHCD website at Applications are available in English, Traditional Chinese, Spanish and Tagalog.


If you need application assistance or information about available housing resources, please refer to the organizations listed in the SF Housing Resource Guide by clicking here:

Address to which applications should be mailed or delivered

Larkin Pine Senior Housing

1303 Larkin Street,

San Francisco, CA 94109

Attn: Manager


All applications must be returned by mail or in person during the hours of 9-11AM and 2-5PM Monday through Friday.

Application deadline

All applications must be received by 12/27/2016, 5PM. Applications received after this time will not be accepted.

Note: Applications must be received in paper form (no faxes or emails) to the leasing office by 5pm on the day of the application deadline. Postmarks will not be accepted.



Open House Date(s) (if applicable)



Information Session


Lottery Results

PDF iconLarkin Pine Lottery Results 2-1-17.pdf

Lottery will be held at Koret Auditorium at the San Francisco Main Library, located at 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco 94102, on January 23, 2017 at 10AM.


Applicants do not need to be present at the lottery. Lottery results will be posted here and at within one to two weeks of the lottery.

Lottery Preferences

All individuals and households may enter the lottery, but only 500 applications will be drawn for the waiting list.


However, those households in which one member holds a Certificate of Preference (COP) from the former San Francisco Redevelopment Agency will be given highest preference in the lottery ranking process. More information about the COP Program can be found here:


Households that submit acceptable documentation that at least one member lives or works in San Francisco will be given the second highest preference in the lottery ranking process.


If the number of units available exceeds the number of qualified applicants in the above listed preference, the units will become available to other qualified applicants outside of San Francisco. Applicants in each preference category must meet program requirements in order to complete the sale or rental.


For more information about the lottery process and housing preferences, please refer to the MOHCD Housing Preferences and Lottery Procedures Manual here:




Special Note(s)

Waitlist Only the top 500 applications pulled from the lottery will be placed on the waiting list for consideration.