Chestnut Linden Court

Chestnut Linden Court
Chestnut Linden Court
Chestnut Linden Court
Chestnut Linden Court


Wall-to-wall carpeting
All-electric kitchen
Washer/dryer hook-ups (some units)
Decks/patio (some units)


Community room with kitchen
Computer lab
Laundry facilities
Basketball court
Children’s play areas
Onsite daycare
Garage and carport parking
Gated property
Courtesy patrol
Professional on-site management


  • Best Sustainable/Green Residential Project | 2004 GOLD NUGGET GRAND AWARD
  • Best Community Impact/Oakland | SAN FRANCISCO BUSINESS TIMES Real Estate Deals of the Year
  • Best Affordable | 2004 GOLD NUGGET MERIT AWARD
  • Best Redevelopment - Rehabilitation or Infill Project | 2004 GOLD NUGGET MERIT AWARD
  • Flex Your Power Award | CMIT
  • Builder's Choice Grand Award | BUILDER MAGAZINE
  • 2005 AIA/HUD Secretary's Award: Mixed-Use/Mixed Income Award | THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS
  • 2005 AIA Award for Sustainable Development | THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS

Chestnut Linden Court offers 151 affordable one-, two-, three-, four-, and five-bedroom apartments and townhomes in Oakland.

  • Oakland

Chestnut Linden Court includes 151 affordable rental apartments, 83 of which replaced public housing apartments. The property includes ground-floor retail space, a child-care center, two computer learning centers, two clubrooms, and a range of resident services. Chestnut Linden Court received a Grand Award from BUILDER magazine and an award for Best Community Impact in Oakland by the San Francisco Business Times. Chestnut Linden also received a FLEX YOUR POWER Award for energy-saving building techniques and a Gold Nugget Award for Best Sustainable Project.

Architects: Chestnut: Michael Willis Architects; Linden: David Baker Architects
General Contractor: James E. Roberts-Obayashi Corporation
Financial Partners: Oakland Housing Authority, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HOPE VI), Redevelopment Agency of the City of Oakland, Wells Fargo Bank, Alliant Capital, Federal Home Loan Bank/World Savings, Fannie Mae, California Housing Finance Agency, Low-Income Investment Fund/Packard Foundation, BRIDGE Housing Corporation

Living at Chestnut Linden Court

To find out if this property is currently accepting applications, please contact the Chestnut Linden Court management office at 510-444-4335.  Income and other restrictions apply.

Chestnut Linden Court is located at 1060 W Grand Avenue in Oakland. Click here for a map.

For general information about living at a BRIDGE property, click here.

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