56 South Second San Jose Apartments

Live in Modern Comfort in a Historic Building!


Updated December 21, 2016

Our availability changes often and we do our best to keep this listing current but we encourage you to email the Resident Manager manager@newcenturyapts.com or call at 408-282-9811 for the most current information.

* Square footage are approximations and may vary between individual apartments.
** Quoted rent is per month for new move-ins to this community, based on the move-in date noted above. Quoted rent does not include other fees and charges that may be part of your lease. To qualify for specials, you may be required to enter into a specific lease term length or satisfy other requirements. Please contact the property for details. Quoted rent, specials, availability, and other terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.

Fabulous Victorian apartment building in central Downtown San Jose location, near shopping, Light Rail, and great dining and entertainment! New Century Commons apartments located in the heart of San Jose's Historic Downtown District, offers a unique and elegant living experience! This is a historic landmark, with each apartment modernized for comfort and convenience, while still retaining all the quality and charm of its 19th century heritage.

With 10-foot ceilings and much of the original woodwork and trim, each New Century Commons apartment home is different and special. Your apartment may have the original built-in china cabinets with glass doors, a large bay window, or large cheerful skylights. Every kitchen is totally modern, with dishwasher and built-in microwave oven.

Located across the street from the Light Rail, and half a block to Safeway's trendy The Market and deli, these apartment homes are in a convenient and happening area! Theaters, museums and fine restaurants are all within walking distance.

We are currently showing
one bedroom, one bath apartments. Apartments are available on a six-month, nine-month and twelve-month leases. Indoor cats are welcome with an additional security deposit.

Discover what’s old and what’s new in this beautiful historic building! You really must see this hidden treasure.

"I love this place. It's very spacious for a one bedroom. I love the skylight and giant windows overlooking 2nd street.
               ...to quote one resident's review

Call to set up a tour.  408-282-9811

Please check back or feel free to email the Resident Manager at manager@newcenturyapts.com for information about upcoming availability.

Thank you for your interest.


Central Heating and Air Conditioning Vaulted Ceiling Old World details and moldings
Indoor cats are welcome (sorry no dogs) Convenient On-Site Laundry Facilities Cable Ready
Modern Kitchens with GE Appliances Built-In GE Microwave Ovens Controlled Access Building
Dishwasher Built-in shelves Quality Carpeting and Flooring
Light, Bright, Spacious Floor Plans with Lots of Storage Walk to Fabulous Dining, Shopping & Live Entertainment Located in the Heart of the Historic Downtown District


Set in the middle of San Jose's city center, New Century Commons apartments offer the unique opportunity to live conveniently surrounded by all that the city has to offer. Walking distance to theaters, museums, parks and recreation it exemplifies effortless living. This exceptional community is filled with lively shops and an abundance of restaurants and hospitality. New Century Commons is adjacent to the Santa Clara light rail station and conveniently close to the surrounding freeways.


Contact Details

Additional Information

Office: 408-282-9811

Email: manager@newcenturyapts.com
Website: www.newcenturyapts.com

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