Two bedroom, one bath, 1064 square foot upper condo in Temescal Creek Cohousing, North Oakland, CA. This highly functioning 12 unit "retrofit" community has been thriving since 1999. Members range in age from 30's-one 70 year old and includes 5 children. Open houses are either March 10-11 or March 17-18. Last house sale in community occurred in 2016.
For confirmation of open houses, contact Karen Hester, karen [at] hesternet [dot] net
Address is 322 45th St, Oakland.
Offered at $730,000-$750,000 "as is."
HOA monthly dues: $372 which includes water, trash/recycling, professional fees and all landscaping and community and common house upkeep. Does not include maintenance to duplex.
Off street parking with a 6' x 10' storage area in communal garage.
Built in 1920.
No realtor fee offered as transaction will be completed with Realty Advocates for sale by owner.
Temescal Creek Choosing is an oasis in the middle of an exciting urban experience. Situated between three shopping destinations with some of the best cafes and restaurants the East Bay has to offer. Near public transit, including BART (metro).
Community rules include no a dog policy. Members commit to attend and cook community dinners (once or twice a week), and attend monthly work parties and meetings.
Common house includes kitchen with high end appliances, dining room, laundry room, sitting room and guest room. The mature and well maintained gardens and patios include a hot tub, ping pong table, fruit trees, (including a magnificent avocado tree) veggie garden, bike and tool sheds and comfy chairs for socializing or meditation.
Community life is vibrant with members engaging in spontaneous get togethers and annual events including Bunny Brunch on Easter Sunday. Prospective members who are considering a bid will be required to attend a community meal and meet all community members plus attend a monthly meeting or work party if possible.
karen [at] hesternet [dot] net