A rendering shows a 63-unit apartment project at 350 Ocean St. in Santa Cruz. (Pacific West Builders)

Construction was completed in February at an apartment complex at 350 Ocean St., Santa Cruz. (Patrick Riley–Santa Cruz Local)

Last updated: March 17, 2022

Project name: Ocean Street Apartments

Location: 350 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz.

Status: Construction finished in February 2022.

Developer: Pacific West Builders.

Project description

  • Total units: 63 one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments.
  • Affordable units: The apartments are for families who earn up to 60% of the area median income for Santa Cruz County. As of Oct. 8, 2021, the apartment complex was full and temporarily closed its waiting list, according to the project website. Income limits and other details are on the site. 
  • Height: Four stories.
  • Details: The project included the demolition of two single-family homes and 20 rental units in five buildings. The new project includes community laundry rooms, a gym, a community room with a kitchen, a lounge, computer room, an outdoor courtyard, bike storage and a children’s playground. The project’s building permit was completed Feb. 16 and the building is ready to occupy, Santa Cruz city staff said in March. 

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