Amenities & Features

All our apartments for rent feature efficient stainless steel appliances, gleaming granite countertops, and an in-unit washer and dryer. Incredible amenities include a splendid resort-style pool with terrace, a welcoming clubroom with TV and kitchen, and a vast fitness center.
Essex Apartments Features

Apartment Features

  • Central A/C
  • Central heating
  • Crown molding
  • Dishwasher
  • Double-pane windows
  • Dual bathroom sinks
  • Granite countertops
  • Great views
  • Hardwood-style vinyl flooring
  • Keyless Entry

    Keyless entry

    Digitally grant access to your guests with keyless smart locks. 


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    Keyless entry
  • Kitchen pantry
  • Large closets
  • Oversized windows
  • Patio/balcony
  • Quartz countertops
  • 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
  • Smart Thermostats

    Smart thermostats

    Control your thermostat setting for maximum comfort and efficiency.


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    Smart thermostats
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Storage closet
  • Ultrafast Internet

    Ultrafast Internet connectivity

    Our portfolio of Ultrafast internet providers offer speeds from 200 MBPS to up to 1 GB. Take advantage of lower introductory prices when you sign up for a new service.


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    Ultrafast Internet connectivity
  • Vaulted ceilings
  • Walk-in closet
  • Washer and dryer

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.

  • In-home washer and dryer unit.
Essex Apartments Community Amenities

Community Amenities

  • 24/7 emergency maintenance
  • ADA features
  • Clubhouse
  • Conference room
  • Community courtyard
  • Dry cleaning services available
  • Eco-friendly community
  • Elevator
  • Extra storage space available
  • Fitness center
  • Online resident portal
  • Parking
  • Pet friendly
  • Picnic area
  • Poolside cabanas
  • Resident lounge
  • Shared workspace
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool
  • Theater room
  • WiFi in common areas
  • Club room with a TV, a fireplace, sofas, tables, chairs, lounge seating, a chandelier, windows, and glass door.
Community Parking Amenity

Santa Palmia at Palm Valley Parking

Santa Palmia offers underground, uncovered, and garage parking. Parking spaces are not included with the lease and costs $50-$75 per month for uncovered parking or $125 per month for garage parking. The community includes future resident and guest parking. All parking spaces are subject to availability.
Essex On-Site Retail Locations

On-Site Retail Locations*

    *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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    South San Jose

    Within easy reach of commute routes to downtown San Jose, Santa Clara, and all of the Bay Area, South San Jose boasts a welcoming feel and a variety of neighborhood shops and cafés.

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