WITH ALL UNITS RENTING FROM $897 TO $1,371, SAN JOSE, Calif., teachers now have housing options that are comfortable, modern, and, most important, affordable. The building also has a spacious pool and fitness center, a computer room, a conference room, and a children's play area.

CATEGORY: Workforce housing; ENTRANT / ARCHITECT / INTERIOR DESIGNER: David Baker + Partners, Architects, San Francisco; BUILDER/DEVELOPER: Core Development, San Jose, Calif.

Learn more about markets featured in this article: San Jose, CA, San Francisco, CA.