900 17th Street
Modesto, CA 95354
Co-sponsors: Modesto Affiliated Church Housing Corporation
Ralston Tower is an affordable, older adult (62+) community with several apartments equipped to accommodate those who are mobility impaired.
Our residents enjoy frequent parties, potluck suppers, bingo, and other social activities which are held in the community room. Our community actively participates in RHF’s Project H.A.N.D.S.
A Social Service Coordinator is available for residents’ personal needs.
Our 11-story community is conveniently close to several restaurants, a public library, churches, and banks. We provide free van service. Convenient transportation includes; public buses that stop right outside our front door, Modesto’s Dial-A-Ride and a private taxi service.
Pets are welcomed but require a deposit and there are size limitations.
Ralston Tower is a smoke-free community.
Studio and One Bedroom Apartments Include:
- Bathrooms with Safety Features
- Full Kitchen
- Ample Storage Space
- Fire & Smoke Detectors
- Utilities (except phone & cable)
- Individually Controlled Heat & Air Conditioning
- Window Treatments
Building Amenities Include:
- On-Site Laundry Room
- Individual Indoor Mailboxes
- Entry Access System
- Trash Chutes on Each Floor
- Community Room
- Off-Street Parking
- Convenient to Public Transportation
- On-Site Management Staff
- On-Site Maintenance Staff
- Service Coordinator on Staff
We hope this section helps answer a few of the questions you may have. If you would like more information, please call Ralston Tower at 209-521-8900. We look forward to hearing from you!
What does the rent include?
All utilities except phone and cable.
How big are the apartments?
Ralston Tower offers spacious studio and one-bedroom apartments. Square footage for studio apartments is approximately 370 square feet and one-bedroom apartments are approximately 520 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 Ralston Tower has a waiting list. Please call for the approximate waiting time.
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?
Yes. 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 restrictions.
What is the Pet Deposit?
The pet deposit is the same amount as the security deposit with 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, however, each style of apartment offers a large amount of storage space.
Is there an elevator?
Yes, there are two.
Is parking available?
Yes, Ralston Tower offers its residents the use of two parking lots.
What is the cost for parking?
There is no cost for parking.
Is there any public transportation available?
Yes, there is a bus stop at the corner as well as free van service that Ralston Tower provides.