Formed: 1960 Established: 1962
This page last updated:3/15/2013
Berkeley Town House
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We are a senior (age 55 or older) housing cooperative at 2550 Dana Street, Berkeley, California.
Our building has 60 units, ranging in size from studios to two-bedroom apartments. Common areas include a library, dining room, kitchen, lounge, laundry room, underground garage, and patio.
The coop has an elected board of directors, professional managers, and specialized committees. Residents participate in a variety of shared cultural and social activities, including gardening, movie screenings, music performances, a computer user group, and discussion groups.
The 9-story reinforced-concrete building was completed in 1962.
Legally, we are a corporation organized under the California Consumer Cooperative Corporation Law.
This listing is posted by a volunteer member as a service to the community and isn't an official communication of the corporation.
Community location is placed at the center of the zip/postal code, city/state, or city/country (not based on street addresses)
This page last updated:3/15/2013
Visitor Process: Contact us by telephone or email.
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Our community fits the legal definition of "housing for older persons" * and thus we may restrict membership/residency to those of a certain age and may have limits on child membership/residency in accordance with the law. Our community does not discriminate based on race/color, national origin, religion, sex/gender, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or domestic abuse.
Members(adults and children):
By majority rule
(Voted board of directors + member votes)
(President of the board of directors)
Leadership Core Group:
(Board of directors)
Labor and Money
Members have independent finances
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
(But contributions of (mostly intellectual) labor are encouraged.)
(Assessments to cover expenses)
Land and Buildings
0.3 acres (0.1 hectares)
Land Owned By:
Percentage of Food Grown:
Share Community Meals:
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
Common Spiritual Practices:
Which Spiritual Traditions(s):
Ecumenical (includes "all religions")
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