Forming Formed: 2010
This page last updated:5/10/2013
Santa Cruz, California,
Urban cohousing in downtown Santa Cruz. An all-age community, to be contained in one 3-story LEED compatible building with underground parking. There will be 19 units, 800-1400 square feet, plus large common house and terrace. We commit to forming a vibrant community, sharing meals 3 times a week, living in a location where we will be far less dependent on cars. We will have a small garden space.
Status: Actively building
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:5/10/2013
Visitor Process: Our construction has begun! Move-in expected in the spring of 2014. If you are interested, contact us, via email, and we'll arrange to meet with you.
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Our community does not discriminate in regards to housing based on race/color, national origin, religion, sex/gender, family status (i.e. having children, not having children, or being pregnant), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, age, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or being the victim of domestic abuse.
Members(adults and children):
Leadership Core Group:
Labor and Money
Members have independent finances
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
(Everyone is sharing tasks needed to bring the project to completion.)
(You will buy your own condo.)
(There will be HOA dues.)
Land and Buildings
(Santa Cruz is a town of approximately 62,000 people.)
0.33 acres (0.1 hectares)
(less than 1.)
Land Owned By:
Number of Residences:
(19 condominiums in a 3 story building.)
Percentage of Food Grown:
(we don't grow anything yet.)
Share Community Meals:
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
Common Spiritual Practices:
Which Spiritual Traditions(s):
(all of the above.)
Number of Units:
19 - 1 to 3 bedroom units
Square Feet in Common House:
(Plus 1100 square foot terrace)
Team includes Chuck Durrett and Barry Swenson Builder.
Jeff Major is the project manager.
Santa Cruz Community Bank
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