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Apartment #2 consists of 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, a living room, and a kitchen with eating area and a sliding glass door to the private fenced backyard.  The apartment is approximately 800 square feet. 

Please note:  The floor plan in apt #2 is the reverse of the photos displayed on this page.

Apartment features...
Near new carpeting in living room, hallway, and both bedrooms,
Near new paint throughout,
Near new custom mini blinds and vertical blinds,
Newer full size refrigerator, 

Kitchen Aid stainless steel lined dishwasher,
Near new vinyl floors in kitchen and bathroom,
Near new space heater with timer in bathroom, 
Fenced yard with deck, lawn with automatic sprinklers, flood lights, hose bib, and electric outlet.

Laundry facility:  We have a coin-operated laundry room with a convenient push-button locking door.  The washer is $1.50 per load and the dryer is $.50 for each 20 minutes of drying time.​

For each apartment the owner pays for:  
* Water used in the unit and backyard
* Monthly City of Hayward sewer fee
* Gas to heat the water used in the unit,
* Weekly trash service and 

* recycling service,
* Weekly landscape service for backyard

Monthly Rent:  $1,995.00
Security Deposit: $1,500.00

Application fee:  $40 per adult over age 18

To qualify for residency:   Applicants need to have gross monthly income of at least two and one-half times the monthly rent (before any tax deductions), which would be $4,988 or more.  Applicants also need to have credit scores above 650 with a positive credit history, and good rental history. If applicant is self-employed: two years tax returns and a current year-to-date profit and loss statement are required.  More importantly we like to see that you have a history of paying your bills on time and in full.  Single people (roommates) must each qualify on their own unless they are related such as parent and adult child, siblings, domestic partners, etc. Call with any questions.

Credit problems: If you have had a recent short sale, foreclosure, or other problems related to the current economic climate, medical problems or other tragedy, you may still qualify.  Call Joanne for a confidential talk about your situation.

Please note:  We do not rent to people who have been evicted or who have had an unlawful-detainer filed against them.

Pets:  We welcome one quiet well behaved dog or cat per apartment, preferably small, under 30 pounds.  Call the office if you need more information about our pet policy and to arrange to bring your pet in on a leash to show us its temperament, etc.  If we accept your pet, you will be required to provide us your pet's current rabies vaccination throughout your residency. ​

Listing broker:  
Joanne L. Gardiner, Broker CalBRE #00822285  Advantage Realty

Call or email us: click here​​  
Office: 510-429-4800 or Cell: 510-589-4794

Aerial view of 517 & 519 Shepherd.

Dining Area in kitchen and
patio door to private backyard

New electric stove and self-clean oven,
Kitchen Aid dishwasher, new refrigerator with ice maker and patio door to private backyard

Rear Bedroom features new doors, lever hardware and a small walk-in closet

 Apt. #2 is in front of black truck w/shell

You may print out an application form, but do not sign it until you meet with management.

Hose bib, electrical outlets, and double flood light (out of view) for your convenience.

Hallway with large
linen​ closet at far end

Joanne L. Gardiner, Broker, CA Broker License # 00822285

Partial view of Living room

Front Bedroom

Bathroom has a wall heater, a window, comfort height toilet and large vanity sink


Rear bedroom looks out onto the private backyard. We provide and pay for weekly landscape service

Apt. #2 is in front of ​the black truck     

The apartments are beyond the garage

New closet doors in front bedroom