Low-income housing, services near transit, schools, parks
Highgrove Blossom is a garden-style family affordable housing community with excellent job and educational opportunities located in Riverside, CA. Built in 2014, the two-story craftsman style architecture fits in nicely with the surrounding community. Patios/balconies provide a respite at the end of the day, and increase indoor/outdoor living.
Highgrove Library and Highgrove Elementary School sit adjacent to the property, creating convenience for families. The Highgrove Community Center and Park and the County Fire Station are one block east of the property. The bus stop for a major bus route is located at the Highgrove Blossom entrance, and the transit-oriented property is within three miles of two secondary schools.
Highgrove Blossom is also close to shopping, entertainment, restaurants and job opportunities, five miles from Loma Linda University Medical Center, and six miles from Loma Linda VA Hospital. The University of California Riverside and Riverside Community College are within five miles of the property.
Highgrove Blossom provides important amenities to enhance the quality of life for residents. The overall community plan includes numerous open green spaces to enhance outdoor use. The community center provides a gathering place for activities and community engagement. Jamboree’s Community Impact Group offers opportunities and resources specifically tailored to meet the unique needs of residents. These programs include activities such as homework assistance and tutoring for young people, health and wellness programs and community-building activities for all residents. An onsite program coordinator assists residents in accessing local community services.
Jamboree and its partners, Workforce Home Builders LLC and the County of Riverside, are dedicated to maintaining Highgrove Blossom as a long-term, sustainable community that provides residents of all ages with support and the ability to excel in Southern California.
Transit-oriented Workforce Housing, Riverside, CA
Partnership builds high quality family affordable apartments
Co-developed by Jamboree Housing Corporation and Workforce Home Builders LLC in partnership with the County of Riverside, Highgrove Blossom is Jamboree’s second community in Riverside. Adjacent to a library and elementary school, the community aims to improve quality of life for workforce families.
Green features include energy-efficient appliances and water-saving plumbing in apartments. Additionally, Highgrove Blossom utilizes the Enterprise Green Communities program to bring improved health, economic and environmental benefits of sustainable living to its residents. Enterprise Green Communities helps developers, investors, builders and policymakers make the transition to a green future for affordable housing.
Jamboree and Workforce Home Builders worked in sync with local government and investors to ensure the community came to completion. This public/private partnership led to the funding and development of Highgrove Blossom, and thus meets some of the significant demand for workforce housing in Riverside County.
The property’s strategic location links quality housing with valuable community and family resources. The bus stop for a major bus route is located at the Highgrove Blossom entrance, and the property is within three miles of two secondary schools. The transit-oriented development is also close to shopping, entertainment, restaurants and job opportunities, and a short drive to major medical centers, the University of California Riverside and Riverside Community College.