Starcity’s property at 229 Ellis Street in San Francisco. Rent for Starcity residences varies depending on the location, but generally ranges from $1,000 to $2,300. Photography: Jason Henry

Into the Valley

The Future of Housing May Be $2,000 Dorm Rooms for Grownups

Some have doubts

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13 min readFeb 25, 2020


This article is part of Into the Valley, a feature series from OneZero about Silicon Valley, the people who live there, and the technology they create.

OOne of the most ambitious real estate projects in Silicon Valley is just getting off the ground in San…