|Re: House for rent at Triple Point Cohousing - 1/24/09 1:30pm showing||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: melanie griffin (melgrifgmail.com)|
|Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2009 17:32:15 -0800 (PST)|
This is in oakland, ca, just so others don't have to look it up.:) On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 7:52 PM, Scott Nelson Windels <coho [at] drenalin.com> wrote: > > > > House coming up for rent in the heart of Triple Point Cohousing > > The rear house on the property that sits between the two pods of Triple > Point is up for rent! The house is at 1123A 65th Street. The back of > the house is on Peabody Lane, their is a gate entrance on both 65th > Street and Peabody Lane. > > ** Showing on Saturday January 24th 1:30pm until 3:30pm. ** > > The owner of the house (not a member of our cohousing community will be > on hand) and some of the folks from our cohousing community. You can > view the house and then also have a look around our community. We will > not have any say in who is chosen for the rental due to the outside > owner - however we are very much hoping to see someone interested in > joining our group or friendly to our group get the house. The house is > really only suitable for a single or a couple, we have kids in our group > and I don't think any of us with children would want to live in this > house as it is configured currently. Yes it is really 1bd/1ba. > > The quick facts: > - 1 bedroom/1 bath with living room and kitchen > - 760 sq ft upstairs, and finished 600 sq ft basement/garage (no > internal stair) - good for storage, car parking, studio space > - lots of light, windows on 3 sides of the living room > - all newly remodeled, including floors, heating, kitchen, double paned > windows, roof, outside paint, bathroom > - shared yard with front house > - owner is asking $1500/month. > - may be friendly to cats, not sure about dogs. > > Being part of Triple Point: > - Opportunity to be as involved as you like: dinners, parties, projects, > child/dog care swap etc > - If you want to join our group officially we have a monthly meeting and > monthly dues, we are a young group (3 yrs old) and you would have space > to help define your role as you would be the first renter in our group. > > Future of the house: > - There is a rumor that the front house tenants will be leaving sometime > next year, whether the owners will be ready to sell the property at > that point is still a total unknown. But there is a chance that they > will. At the very least we could campaign to rent the front house to > more community members. > > Triple Point is on 65th street, between Hollis and San Pablo, near > Ashby. > > A bit more info: > > The Triple Point website has information about our cohousing group - > www.triplepointcohousing.org. We are currently 6 houses (owners), 10 > adults, 2 kids, 3 dogs (and probably a cat or two soon). We bought the 6 > houses 3 years ago, we eat together weekly on Thursdays, with a smaller > group eating together on Mondays. First Thursdays are more formal > meetings with an agenda, and second Saturdays are a community day (like > working on each other's houses, gardens or going out together). > > Our group is split into two 'geographic' halves by another property - > this is the property where the house is for rent. The property has a > house in front which is rented by a family who has lived there for at > least a couple of years before we purchased. The back house has been > under renovation for that whole time and we're very excited to have the > possibility of getting someone who wants to be a part of our group, or a > coho friendly person of any sort. This would help connect to the current > two halves of our group (and we're hoping that will help convince the > current owners to add another gate to their yard so we can all go > through the yard...currently their is a gate to one side yard, but not > the other). Our long term goal is to try and purchase the property > whenever they are ready to sell - and have our retrofit group grow to 8 > households! > > Contact coho [at] drenalin.com if you have more questions and I will try to > respond before the open house. > > Thanks, > Scott Nelson Windels > > > > > --------------------------------------------------------------------------- > I GoodSearch for Civicorps Elementary School. > Help raise money every time you search at http://www.GoodSearch.com > _________________________________________________________________ > Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: > http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ > > >
House for rent at Triple Point Cohousing - 1/24/09 1:30pm showing Scott Nelson Windels, January 19 2009
- Re: House for rent at Triple Point Cohousing - 1/24/09 1:30pm showing melanie griffin, January 19 2009
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