Amenities & Features

At 500 Folsom, well-appointed comforts empower the well-designed lifestyle you’ve always dreamt of. Here, find a curated collection of social- and wellness-centric amenities including two expansive view decks—the Sunset and Bay Terrace—as well as our spa, community gardens, state-of-the-art fitness center, plus yoga and spin studios. Here, your four-legged friend won’t be left out. Treat your pets to a bubble bath year-round at the indoor Paw Spa.
Essex Apartments Features

Apartment Features

  • Wood-style flooring
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Open concept floor plan
  • Quartz countertops
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Kitchen island
  • Double-pane windows
  • Oversized windows
  • Dual bathroom sinks
  • Modern bathroom
  • In-home laundry
  • Ultrafast Internet

    Ultrafast internet connectivity

    Our portfolio of Ultrafast internet providers offer speeds from 200 Mbps to up to 2 Gig. Take advantage of lower introductory prices when you sign up for a new service.

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    Ultrafast internet connectivity
  • Smart Technology

    Smart home technology

    Enjoy the convenience of a smart device-enabled apartment home. You can easily control your apartment with a convenient mobile app.

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    Smart home technology
  • Keyless Entry

    Keyless entry

    Digitally grant access to your guests with keyless smart locks. 

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    Keyless entry
  • Alarm system
  • Patio/balcony
  • Central A/C
  • Central heat
  • Solar shades
  • Walk-in closet (select units)
  • Extra storage
  • Carpeting
  • USB charging ports

Some features available in select apartments. To learn more about our application process, pet policies, and more, please visit our Leasing Info page. Additional monthly fees apply for Internet.

Essex Apartments Community Amenities

Community Amenities

  • LEED certified
  • 24-hour concierge services
  • Controlled access
  • Clubhouse
  • Fitness center
  • Parking
  • Spa
  • BBQ area
  • Picnic area
  • Gardens and walking paths
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Outdoor dining
  • Outdoor firepit
  • Pet friendly
  • Pet spa
  • Elevator
  • Smoke-free community
  • On-site retail
  • Online resident portal
  • On-site maintenance
  • Near mass transit
Community Parking Amenity


500 Folsom provides two Assigned Parking Garage Compact spaces for $400 each per month, two Assigned Parking Garage spaces for $425 each per month, two Assigned Parking Garage Premium spaces for $495 each per month, and two Assigned Parking Garage EV for $585 each per month for each apartment home.

Additional parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Parking pricing and availability are subject to change without notice. For further inquiries, please reach out to our leasing team.
Essex On-Site Retail Locations

On-Site Retail Locations*

  • HSBC

*On-site retail locations are independent third-party businesses and services located within the community. Additional fees and services may apply. Essex and its subsidiaries do not endorse any on-site retail locations.

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Home to soaring towers and some of the biggest names in technology, San Francisco’s vibrant East Cut neighborhood is a forward-thinking community where high walkability, ample public art, and abundant Bay views combine to create a rare blend of urban convenience and remarkable beauty.

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