Axis has dramatically transformed the San Jose skyline. It has shattered all precedents for upscale urban living. It is at the heart of what's happening in Silicon Valley. Its arresting views, unparalleled convenience & palpable luxury are ideal for a cosmopolitan lifestyle. Axis was awarded the "Residential Development of the Year" for Structures 2007 by Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.
This dramatic granite and glass building features floor-to-ceiling windows & has forever changed the skyline of downtown San Jose.
It offers upscale urban living & has become a trademark for downtown San Jose as the first high rise residential complex.
Axis offers grand views of San Jose and beyond. It is located adjacent to the historic DeAnza Hotel, and is walking distance to all of downtown San Jose's amenities such as San Pedro Square, the SAP Center and Center of Performing Arts. It is also a short stroll to Little Italy & a variety of restaurants, shops, museums, galleries and night clubs.
This 22 story high-rise features 329 homes with high end kitchens and floor to ceiling windows that provide panoramic views of the entire valley. The homes include studios, one, two & three bedrooms, penthouses & even live work spaces. Amenities include an outdoor common area with year round heated pool, two spas a BBQ area sufficient for entertaining large groups and a modern community room. There is a fitness center, concierge services & a 24 hour doorperson. There is also secured parking with deeded parking spaces.
Axis offers the convenience of urban living. San Jose is a place where people come to live & play. There are nightlife adventures as well as fine dining, opera and gallery art. San Jose invites parents to bring their children to play at two of the most renowned museums in Northern California - the Children's Discovery Museum & the Tech Museum of Innovation. Across the street children play in the famous fountains of Cesar Chavez Park & during the summer crowds gather to sway to Music in the Park or munch on popcorn at the outdoor movies.
San Jose is also one of the most walkable & bike friendly cities in California & has over 300 days of sunshine. The Guadalupe River Park offers many wildlife-filled trails & the downtown boasts fabulous tree-lined streets. The urban center is home to many unique festivals & events such as the Rock n' Roll Half Marathon, Cinequest Film Festival, Vietnamese Spring Festival, Japanese Obon Festival, San Jose Mariachi and Mexican Heritage Festival, San Jose Jazz Festival and Zero One, where art meets technology
Living at Axis offers the convenience of being close to major commute routes such as Hwys. 87, 280, 101 & 880. Cal Train & VTA are close by. There is even a BikeShare station across the street. The newly opened Whole Foods Market has added another hip dimension to the neighborhood.