Mac Arthur Park Tower

MacArthur Park Tower is an affordable, older adult (62+) community with several apartments equipped to accommodate those who are mobility impaired (available to those over the age of 18).

Located in an area with single-family homes, apartments, and condos, MacArthur Park Tower is close to downtown Los Angeles and conveniently close to shopping, medical services, and a variety of restaurants.

A Social Service Coordinator is available for residents’ personal needs.

Mac Arthur Park Tower is a smoke-free community.

One Bedroom Apartments Include:

  • Safety Features in Bathroom
  • Full Kitchen
  • Utilities (except phone & cable)
  • Fire & Smoke Detectors
  • Heating & Air Conditioning
  • Carpeting
  • Window Treatments

Building Amenities Include:

  • On-Site Laundry Room
  • Individual, Indoor Mailboxes
  • Entry Access System
  • Library
  • Community Room
  • Exercise Room
  • Craft Room
  • Convenient to Public Transportation
  • On-Site Management Staff
  • On-Site Maintenance Staff
  • Service Coordinator on Staff

This housing offers accessible units and is offered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, family status, national origin, marital status, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, disability, source of income, genetic information, arbitrary characteristics, or any other basis prohibited by law. Additional information about this community can be found at accesshousingla.org.

Community Application

For an application for this community, click here.

This community is currently not accepting applications.

People have the right to ask for and receive reasonable accommodations and physical modifications, including the right to ask for communications in alternative formats and for auxiliary aids and services.

FAQs

We hope this section helps answer a few of the questions you may have. If you have a question not covered in this section, or if you would like more information please call Mac Arthur Park Tower at 213-382-8395. We look forward to hearing from you!  

What type of housing is Mac Arthur Park Tower?  Is it low-income housing?

Mac Arthur Park Tower is a subsidized housing community for seniors over the age of 62 and the mobility/sensory impaired.  The term “subsidized housing” means that the rent is based on income.  A resident of the community pays approximately 30% of their income as rent.

Who pays the remainder of the rent?

The remainder of the rent is paid in the form of a subsidy.  If a resident qualifies for a subsidy, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a U.S. government agency, will pay the remainder of the rent.

How is rent calculated?

Resident rent is based on approximately 30% of income.  A good estimate of your rent would be to take 30% of your gross annual income and divide it by 12 months.  This will give you an estimate of what your monthly rent could be.

What does the rent include?

Monthly rental of the apartment and utilities such as (heat, water, and electricity).

Is there a lease?

Yes, there is a one-year lease, but we understand the necessity of unanticipated move-outs.

How many apartments are there?

Mac Arthur Park Tower has 183 apartments.

How big are the apartments?

Mac Arthur Park Tower offers spacious one-bedroom apartments which are approximately 528” square feet.

How do I get started with the move-in process?

Simply fill out an application completely, sign it and mail it to the address on the back of the application.

Is there a waiting list for residency?

Yes, currently Mac Arthur Park Tower has a waiting list, that is now closed.

What is the Security Deposit?

The Security Deposit is the same as one month’s full rent. This deposit is due in full at the signing of the lease.  

Do you allow pets?

Mac Arthur Park Tower welcomes you to bring your pets along with you.  Fish and birds are welcomed without a deposit.  We also welcome small dogs and cats with a pet deposit.  There is a limit of one animal (cat or dog) per apartment and there are certain size and breed restrictions.

What is the Pet Deposit?

The pet deposit is the same amount as the security deposit with a minimum of $50 and a maximum of $300.  We can make payment arrangements for this deposit.  Beginning with $50 and then a monthly payment of $10 until the deposit is paid in full.

Is there additional storage space available?

There is no additional storage available at Mac Arthur Park Tower.

Is there an elevator?

Yes, there are two elevators located in the center of the building easily accessible by all residents, on all floors.  

Is parking available?

Yes, Mac Arthur Park Tower offers its residents the use of one parking lot with 56 parking spaces in the front of the building.

What is the cost for parking?

There is no cost for parking.  

How many keys do I receive?

Residents receive an apartment key, a key to a locked mailbox for their apartment, and an access key to the main entry.  Our main entrances are intercom controlled and automatically open with the key.  

Are there any planned activities?

Mac Arthur Park Tower has various activities such as singing, yoga and arthritis exercise class. Bible study and church on Sundays.  Haircuts service once a month. Cell phone and computer class once a week.

Are there on-site laundry facilities?

There is one laundry room at Mac Arthur Park Tower. Washers and dryers are coin-operated, with folding and hanging areas and a wash sink for the convenience of our residents. The laundry room is located on the ground floor.

What is the garbage/recycling process?

There is a trash room on each floor of the building specifically for garbage/recycling purposes.  Inside, there is a chute to dispose of trash directly into a dumpster.  There are labeled bins for all recyclables.  

Is there any public transportation available?

Yes, there is public transportation around the property, there is an access service for the residents too.

Visit Us:

450 S. Grand View Street
Los Angeles, CA 90057

Contact Us:

tel  213-382-8395
TDD  1-800-545-1833 x359
fax  213-382-4154