Welcome to Vara, a stylish residential community featuring new studio, 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments in San Francisco’s Mission District. Spacious layouts and premium amenities welcome you home, along with exceptional service and an ideal location within walking distance to shopping, dining and entertainment options. Are you looking for an apt for rent in San Francisco? Enjoy the perks of interior features such as gourmet kitchens with hardwoodstyle cabinets, stainless steel appliances, and beautiful quartz countertops. Just steps from your door you can take advantage of community features like a tech room for getting work done, a courtyard for socializing and lounging, and a state-of-the-art fitness center for working out. Vara is a chic retreat located in one of San Francisco’s most desirable neighborhoods. Welcome home.

California Grown

From 1906 through 2008 the Louis Roesch Building at this site was a symbol of California’s native vitality. Vara celebrates the region’s heritage with timber and brick reclaimed from the original building and aesthetics reclaimed from the time of its heyday.

The Mission

It really is warmer and sunnier in The Mission, one of San Francisco’s hottest neighborhoods. Perfect for lounging on the “Blue Blob” or reading a book in the courtyard.

The Cycling Lifestyle

Biking is a way of life in the City and there’s plenty of space here to park. A workbench and tools to maintain your bike are included.


va•ra (noun): a unit of measure roughly equivalent to 33 inches. Utilized on Spanish land grants during the formation of the Mission Dolores neighborhood.


1600 15th St. San Francisco, CA 94103