• One Saint Francis Pl. San Francisco CA 94107
  • (628) 867-2062

SoMa Square Apartments Reviews

Reviews are based on experiences of actual residents.

4 / 5 based on reviews from actual residents and their experience living with us.

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Sanket P

Verified resident as of 9/2019

I love the place! It’s centrally located, very convenient for all commutes. Apartments are spacious and well thought out for city and shared living. Staff is very friendly.

Reviewed on: 10/5/2019

Hesam J

Verified resident as of 9/2019

The whole team is great here! From the leasing office, Anna, Jose, and Alex who helped us to get the house. To the staff who cleaned and prepared the house before we move in. Very good place to stay. Very respectful people

Reviewed on: 9/25/2019

Phuong V

Verified resident as of 1/2019

SOMA Square does a great job of responding to questions and inquiries in a timely manner. The concierge young man with black hair is particularly genuine and helpful. He does a great job!

Reviewed on: 9/9/2019

Eddie E

Verified resident as of 1/2019

I enjoy the events that the community puts on as well.

Reviewed on: 9/6/2019

Anand K

Verified resident as of 8/2019

Prompt attention to service requests. Helpful staff. Can’t complain!

Reviewed on: 8/27/2019

Karina C

Verified resident as of 8/2019

Everybody is so nice, even when I call late at night the employees are very patient. It was quite unexpected and I truly appreciate it.

Reviewed on: 8/18/2019

Corey H

Verified resident as of 7/2019

Alex has been great in email communication. Was pleased when I was able to meet him in person while receiving my keys. Everyone’s been so kind and welcoming.

Reviewed on: 7/25/2019

Sarah V

Verified resident as of 7/2019

Everyone has been very nice and willing to answer all of our questions!

Reviewed on: 7/24/2019

Pritam B

Verified resident as of 6/2018

Moving back to Seattle. I wish I could have stayed at Soma

Reviewed on: 5/14/2019

Jiahui Z

Verified resident as of 9/2018

Alisa is professional, responsible and All perfect

Reviewed on: 5/8/2019

Honghe L

Verified resident as of 7/2016

Alisa has done a terrific job, and the entire apartment experience has been much better during her leadership.

Reviewed on: 3/20/2019

HanMing H

Verified resident as of 2/2019

The leasing team and community managers have been superbly friendly and helpful!

Reviewed on: 2/17/2019

Elizabeth L

Verified resident as of 4/2016

The development is conveniently located, has great amenities, the staff is all very friendly, my apartment has a great layout, decent size, very quiet to neighbors, not necessarily the outside, all maintenance requests have been taken care of quickly and efficiently!

Reviewed on: 1/5/2019

Marianela R

Verified resident as of 1/2018

Anytime I’ve asked the soma square team any question or requirement they have responded quickly and very efficient.

Reviewed on: 12/24/2018

Edgar S

Verified resident as of 4/2017

Great team of people in the leasing and service teams!

Reviewed on: 11/22/2018

Pedro N

Verified resident as of 10/2018

good attention

Reviewed on: 10/23/2018

Stephen P

Verified resident as of 11/2017

I loved living here for the past 7 years. Im only leaving for work related reasons. I think highly of SOMA and its wonderful staff and would highly recommend it. Ill miss living here.

Reviewed on: 10/21/2018

Cuixin M

Verified resident as of 7/2018

This is a wonderful apartment ! Not only it is located in the center of San Francisco,also the lease office are doing such a great job in helping us with all the complexity document work. So we can move to the new apartment

Reviewed on: 7/29/2018

Woo Ri J

Verified resident as of 12/2017

Everyone is SO friendly. All my requests and emails are taken care of so quickly.

Reviewed on: 7/24/2018

Shek Man Y

Verified resident as of 7/2018

They are all very friendly and very helpful. Always with fast response and they take things seriously and they are all professional.

Reviewed on: 7/24/2018

Sarah S

Verified resident as of 7/2014

This is the only place we’ve lived in SF and America! We are going to miss it SO much. We have loved living here and would probably never leave if our VISA wasn’t expiring! Thanks for all the memories!

Reviewed on: 7/22/2018

Brian B

Verified resident as of 11/2017

I have never been more happy with the SoMa Square team, they are the best there is.

Reviewed on: 7/17/2018

Sara W

Verified resident as of 7/2018

We just moved in a few weeks ago and are very happy!

Reviewed on: 7/16/2018

Dhruv V

Verified resident as of 6/2018

You guys are awesome - very accommodating. For example, letting me park my car in the garage for a couple of days while I was moving for free was great.

Reviewed on: 7/5/2018

Holly W

Verified resident as of 11/2017

I’ve loved living here and the service has been amazing. Wish I could stay, but personal reasons have impacted my finances. Still, I highly recommend SoMa Square to colleagues and friends.

Reviewed on: 5/26/2018

Kathleen F

Verified resident as of 8/2017

Brianai is gone, so I am a bit confused as to why this is a rating. My apartment faces the Giants ballpark. Below it is a motorcycle tire shop and some huge road construction project that brings in all kinds of dirt into my unit. The constant beeping noise from the equipment, lights and motorcycle noise has been a huge nuisance!

Reviewed on: 4/29/2018

Andres P

Verified resident as of 4/2018

The apartment is well kept and managed, and the staff have been so helpful in helping us with every question we had

Reviewed on: 4/27/2018

Sarah S

Verified resident as of 7/2014

Always attentive, helpful, quick to respond, friendly. The complex runs smoothly!

Reviewed on: 4/9/2018

Keeley A

Verified resident as of 8/2016

Everyone on the team is friendly and accommodating. Things get fixed quickly in the apartments.

Reviewed on: 4/1/2018

Ariba H

Verified resident as of 4/2017

Nice community with a great environment.

Reviewed on: 3/20/2018

Jeremy G

Verified resident as of 1/2016

I had a blast these past 5 and a half years living here at SOMA Square. I appreciate everything the staffs had done and I sure am going to miss living here,

Reviewed on: 3/16/2018

Clarence B

Verified resident as of 6/2017

Concierge has been pretty good, and mail room seems very tidy. I can easily pick up my packages without delay. Also, the repair team has been excellent in responding to issues faced in my apt.

Reviewed on: 2/19/2018

Cathy J

Verified resident as of 1/2017

Am a 15 year resident at this property and the experience has been amazing. I love this property for so many reasons: the pool, the location, the amenities and the service team is truly excellent and very responsive to our needs. If I were staying longer in San Francisco, I would stay here but I am moving on to the next chapter of life

Reviewed on: 2/6/2018

Matthias S

Verified resident as of 1/2018

The team is very responsive, professional and supportive in all requests. Any issues were addressed quickly and to my complete satisfaction. The community is very clean and generally well-maintained.

Reviewed on: 2/1/2018

Nataliya G

Verified resident as of 4/2016

overall satisfied living here. Being an older apartment complex, I see the attempts to keep it more current with upgrades to appliances, laundry, and painting common areas. In addition it would be great to replace windows for new ones with more soundproof capabilities at least in the bedroom.

Reviewed on: 1/23/2018

Veronica C

Verified resident as of 5/2017

The staff is great.

Reviewed on: 1/13/2018

Ka L

Verified resident as of 12/2017

Jessica B. has been nothing but amazing in helping us to transition from NYC to SF. She made our move 100x easier with her professionalism and timely responses!

Reviewed on: 1/11/2018

Peter C

Verified resident as of 3/2016

The team is second to none - top notch people who genuinely care about the well being of the residents. They do a great job of making sure the complex is safe, orderly, and happy! The social events are great!

Reviewed on: 1/3/2018

Yangzi H

Verified resident as of 12/2017

The team at SoMa Square has been very welcoming and helpful from the tours to the entire move-in process. Everything went smoothly thanks to their hard work. Briana went above and beyond in her service when I asked her about overnight parking at SoMa Square.

Reviewed on: 1/3/2018

Joanna E

Verified resident as of 4/2012

The leasing office staff and maintenance staff have been great! :

Reviewed on: 12/5/2017

Dario F

Verified resident as of 1/2016

Im going on my 2nd Year at Soma Square and I couldnt be happier. Elisa and her team really listen to the tenants. Many of my friends live in Luxury buildings in Soma and they are quite jealous of our amenities, social events we have, and just how attentive the staff is here. Im incredibly happy here and hope I can continue to live here

Reviewed on: 11/3/2017

David R

Verified resident as of 3/2017

Sayra is a very caring and helpful associate. She is very enthusiastic about Equity Apartments. She stresses all the features, benefits and flexibility which is very important as I approach my renewal date. And Equity does things properly. I have seen over the last year, when a problem arises they don’t just put on a band aid they fix it

Reviewed on: 10/28/2017

Cathy J

Verified resident as of 1/2017

The team is doing a great job of taking care of our requests and needs !

Reviewed on: 10/13/2017

Cheri N

Verified resident as of 9/2017

Jesika took great care of me moving into SoMA for the second time in less than a year. She is a Joy to work with and is a real asset to this complex. This is my third time being on a lease at this location. The rest of the staff Sayra and others makes me feel at home here.

Reviewed on: 10/11/2017

Adam P

Verified resident as of 9/2017

The Soma staff are wonderful individuals. They have been so incredibly welcoming and helpful during my recent move in. They went above and beyond having the landscapers come to clean up our backyard. Its like we live in a new appartment now! Needless to say that my experience working with the staff her has been superb. Thank you.

Reviewed on: 10/10/2017

April R

Verified resident as of 8/2017

I have no complaints from any area. I love living here.

Reviewed on: 9/14/2017

David C

Verified resident as of 7/2017

The best rental experience I have ever had, hands down. Thank you Sayra and SOMA Square Apartments, you are rock stars!

Reviewed on: 8/10/2017

Eric A

Verified resident as of 11/2016

My girlfriend and I have been living here for a year now and this place is a dream! The apartment itself is like living in a resort hotel. We have a private patio that we have made our own with a garden where we grow veggies and relax after a day at work. The amenities are great and our guests always tell us how envious they are.

Reviewed on: 7/8/2017

Cheri N

Verified resident as of 4/2017

Great location, perfect for dogs! People are friendly. Complex well maintained. Would return here if needed to live in city.

Reviewed on: 6/12/2017

David K

Verified resident as of 5/2017

Easy transition to San Francisco and the apartment has met expectations. Friendly staff and well-organized.

Reviewed on: 6/7/2017

Daniel K

Verified resident as of 4/2017

Office staff were really stellar from first showing me apartments to making move in a breeze. Im very pleased with the level of service and attention Ive received.

Reviewed on: 5/4/2017

Sarah S

Verified resident as of 7/2014

We absolutely love living here and recommend it to everyone. We even have got one referral bonus for somebody who moved in! We love the whole team, theyre always so accommodating and go above and beyond to help us out with anything we need.

Reviewed on: 4/28/2017

Marilyne P

Verified resident as of 3/2017

So far, we really enjoy living in SoMa Square. Our apartment is so comfy, we feel at home. The team has been lovely at our arrival in the place - the door has been opened for our delivery of furniture.

Reviewed on: 4/26/2017

Niyant K

Verified resident as of 2/2017

Great community managers - very very helpful team at Soma Square!

Reviewed on: 3/6/2017

Vijay S

Verified resident as of 2/2017

Everyone has done a wonderful job of accommodating my requests. Alisa in particular is outstanding, she has been very cordial, patient and knowledgeable from showing apartments to what grocery delivery laundry pickup apps to download to changing my apartment at the very last minute. Please keep up the good work!

Reviewed on: 3/3/2017

Edgar S

Verified resident as of 3/2015

Great place and great location, love how dog friendly it is.

Reviewed on: 3/1/2017

Roman O

Verified resident as of 2/2016

The team responds quickly and addresses all issues that we have and we dont have too much.

Reviewed on: 1/26/2017

Emma C

Verified resident as of 3/2016

Fantastic crew. From maintenance to management

Reviewed on: 12/29/2016

Susan Elizabeth H

Verified resident as of 5/2016

Friendly staff, clean and fresh property, fair price. Thanks!

Reviewed on: 12/17/2016

Sasha D

Verified resident as of 4/2016

I really enjoy it here!

Reviewed on: 11/15/2016

Zachary J

Verified resident as of 10/2016

Move-in was relatively painless even on very short notice... applied mid-week, had the place by Saturday!

Reviewed on: 11/4/2016

Edith C

Verified resident as of 6/1996

The few times I requested an outside help the manager and assistant manager were very helpful and pleasant. They make me feel like living in a palace.

Reviewed on: 10/22/2016

Michael L

Verified resident as of 2/2015

I love all of their lovely faces and attitudes :)

Reviewed on: 10/20/2016

Huiqing J

Verified resident as of 8/2016

I have moved in for almost 3 month. The introducer and the office people were really kindness and patient. Hope Soma will do as well as now.

Reviewed on: 9/7/2016

Ajit V

Verified resident as of 8/2016

Cullen was excellent in making sure my move went well- a great thank you to him!

Reviewed on: 8/29/2016

Narumi N

Verified resident as of 7/2016

It has been great so far! Thank you! :)

Reviewed on: 8/22/2016

Johannes W

Verified resident as of 7/2016

Alisa was very helpful and professional to help us have the best possible start in our new place. We're happy to be part of Soma Square and hope to stay here as long as the quality remains the same and rent is within our budget.

Reviewed on: 8/8/2016

Daria W

Verified resident as of 4/2016

Mike Lopez has been an incredible asset to us throughout the move in process. He really went above and beyond to make us happy and feel welcome. I wish everyone had the pleasure of working with him when they had to move, he definitely saved me a few grey hairs and stress!

Reviewed on: 5/25/2016

David F

Verified resident as of 4/2016

Alisa Shaheen & Mike Lopez have mad our transition into the area a seamless experience. My girlfriend and I moved here from Seattle, and we are extremely delighted to be able to work with Alisa and Mike throughout the process. They have been such a pleasure to communicate with, and have allowed our stay to be very comfortable by keeping communication and responsiveness as a priority. This kind of professionalism is important and deserves attention! Thank you for such a quality experience from you and your staff ;)

Reviewed on: 5/9/2016

Peter C

Verified resident as of 3/2016

Trenitta was excellent during the exploratory and move in phases, we greatly appreciated her help and guidance as we traveled cross country. She helped navigate is through the process smoothly and efficiently. We have had an excellent experience this far, and commend the members of the leasing office- everyone is helpful, informative, and professional. This really sets Soma Square apart from other places. Thank you!

Reviewed on: 4/6/2016

Li W

Verified resident as of 1/2016

I really like the overall environment, its very well maintained. Neighbours are nice and friendly, and the staff are very responsive and professional. Kudos to Jermaine! Needless to say the location is amazing. I love this place!

Reviewed on: 2/15/2016

Kala W

Verified resident as of 9/2014

I was very please with how dog friendly it was. And I loved how the apartment was raised above street level- it made it feel more safe and clean.

Reviewed on: 9/9/2015

Ji Q

Verified resident as of 5/2014

soma is the best apartment that I have never seen. It really good.

Reviewed on: 4/1/2015

Shanglei X

Verified resident as of 8/2014

Staff are very nice and they will answer any question when I ask. I'm appreciate that I can live in this amazing apartmen. It's near to my university.

Reviewed on: 2/25/2015

John M

Verified resident as of 3/2013

The staff has always been wonderful.

Reviewed on: 1/25/2015

Garry C

Verified resident as of 5/2014

I really love the location, the fitness center, the grills and the pool. These are things that will probably end up getting me to renew my lease when it comes up as long as rates are competitive to the area.

Reviewed on: 12/19/2014

Mathew M

Verified resident as of 4/2014

Love living here! Every member of the staff are friendly, very helpful, and professional.

Reviewed on: 11/14/2014

Kyra K

Verified resident as of 10/2014

The staff (leasing agents) are great: they remember you by name and it makes you feel comfortable and safe.

Reviewed on: 11/13/2014

Neha S

Verified resident as of 10/2014

Our Leasing agent - Elvis was very helpful and responsive. He helped with almost all of the issues we faced. Amazing person to deal with

Reviewed on: 11/10/2014

Garry C

Verified resident as of 5/2014

Matt Maurer provided outstanding service to me in helping to find the apartment that was appropriate for me and also keeping in contact with me until the move in. I appreciated his assistance!

Reviewed on: 6/5/2014

Kristian T

Verified resident as of 9/2012

I really appreciate the level of attention and care from the staff here; maintenance issues for the community in general (pool and common areas) are addressed promptly, and the staff is very friendly and professional (office and maintenance/custodial).

Reviewed on: 4/13/2014

Rahul A

Verified resident as of 3/2014

The staff at SoMa Square has been both extremely accommodative and helpful with my move-in process. They helped me make the move process go smoothly!

Reviewed on: 3/27/2014

CyberAgent A

Verified resident as of 3/2013

The management office has been wonderful! Thank-you for all your help, especially to Matt!!

Reviewed on: 3/6/2014

Miguel M

Verified resident as of 3/2013

In overall, it is a great place to live/

Reviewed on: 2/18/2014

Raymond R

Verified resident as of 12/2013

Matt Maurer was terrific! He was very pleasant, professional, and new the property very well.

Reviewed on: 1/7/2014

Jessie S

Verified resident as of 12/2012

Simply a 'Thank you!' for a wonderful experience and transition to living in San Francisco.

Reviewed on: 11/29/2013

James L

Verified resident as of 11/2012

Mark is awesome. Keep hold of him!

Reviewed on: 10/24/2013

Sachin A

Verified resident as of 9/2013

Great service!

Reviewed on: 10/23/2013

Nathan B

Verified resident as of 7/2013

Great apartment complex.

Reviewed on: 8/16/2013


Verified resident as of 12/2012

Archstone is a very comfortable, lovely community. I have found few communities in San Francisco to be as nice and as well-situated.

Reviewed on: 6/23/2013

Michael R

Verified resident as of 10/2012

Staff are awesome and always helpful. A huge bonus to living here.

Reviewed on: 4/6/2013

Michael W

Verified resident as of 3/2008

The maintenance staff is great! Ana and Alfredo stick out as always pleasant and do a great job.

Reviewed on: 3/25/2013

Nathalie Y

Verified resident as of 2/2013

Overall good so far!

Reviewed on: 3/22/2013