Recent Changes for "Home Ownership" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Home_OwnershipRecent Changes of the page "Home Ownership" on Davis Wiki.en-us Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2012-01-25 14:22:59ScottMeehleibmentioned co-ops and HPHP <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Home ownership''' is a large part of The American Dream. Unfortunately in ["Davis"], as in much of California, the ["Property Values" cost] of homes is a huge obstacle to achieving this dream. If you're a first time home buyer, you may want to spend a little time thinking about what you must have in a new home, and what you'd like but could live without for the right price. Keep in mind that a lot of money buys only a little bit of land in California. New arrivals to the area are often shocked to learn that their mansion in Texas only got them enough money for a small tract home in ["Davis"]. As a compromise between affordability and comfort, some Davisites choose mobile home ownership in ["trailer parks"]. In the future, the ["Tiny House/Small House Movement" small house movement] may catch on as a reasonable way for people of low to moderate income to stay in town in the midst of cost pressures; Davis <span>is certainly</span> no stranger to alternative housing projects. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Home ownership''' is a large part of The American Dream. Unfortunately in ["Davis"], as in much of California, the ["Property Values" cost] of homes is a huge obstacle to achieving this dream. If you're a first time home buyer, you may want to spend a little time thinking about what you must have in a new home, and what you'd like but could live without for the right price. Keep in mind that a lot of money buys only a little bit of land in California. New arrivals to the area are often shocked to learn that their mansion in Texas only got them enough money for a small tract home in ["Davis"]. As a compromise between affordability and comfort, some Davisites choose mobile home ownership in ["trailer parks"]. In the future, the ["Tiny House/Small House Movement" small house movement] may catch on as a reasonable way for people of low to moderate income to stay in town in the midst of cost pressures; Davis <span>has certainly been</span> no stranger to alternative housing projects<span>&nbsp;such as ["cooperatives"] or even the ["Human Powered Housing Project"]</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2012-01-25 14:17:11ScottMeehleibmentioned trailer parks and tiny homes <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Home ownership''' is a large part of The American Dream. Unfortunately in ["Davis"], as in much of California, the ["Property Values" cost] of homes is a huge obstacle to achieving this dream. If you're a first time home buyer, you may want to spend a little time thinking about what you must have in a new home, and what you'd like but could live without for the right price. Keep in mind that a lot of money buys only a little bit of land in California. New arrivals to the area are often shocked to learn that their mansion in Texas only got them enough money for a small tract home in ["Davis"]. Those who absolutely cannot bear to live in one of Davis' many 60s-era boxes or one of the newer cookie-cutter tracts wedged shoulder-to-shoulder with their neighbors may want to look further afield in ["West Sacramento"], ["Sacramento"], ["Woodland"], ["Winters"] or ["Dixon"]; all these areas are feeling the pinch of new home buyers as well and are quickly becoming bedroom communities for larger cities. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Home ownership''' is a large part of The American Dream. Unfortunately in ["Davis"], as in much of California, the ["Property Values" cost] of homes is a huge obstacle to achieving this dream. If you're a first time home buyer, you may want to spend a little time thinking about what you must have in a new home, and what you'd like but could live without for the right price. Keep in mind that a lot of money buys only a little bit of land in California. New arrivals to the area are often shocked to learn that their mansion in Texas only got them enough money for a small tract home in ["Davis"]. <span>As a compromise between affordability and comfort, some Davisites choose mobile home ownership in ["trailer parks"]. In the future, the ["Tiny House/Small House Movement" small house movement] may catch on as a reasonable way for people of low to moderate income to stay in town in the midst of cost pressures; Davis is certainly no stranger to alternative housing projects.<br> + <br> + </span>Those who absolutely cannot bear to live in one of Davis' many 60s-era boxes or one of the newer cookie-cutter tracts wedged shoulder-to-shoulder with their neighbors may want to look further afield in ["West Sacramento"], ["Sacramento"], ["Woodland"], ["Winters"] or ["Dixon"]; all these areas are feeling the pinch of new home buyers as well and are quickly becoming bedroom communities for larger cities. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2010-08-06 11:53:35KemblePopeGiustino Window Cleaning no longer an orphan; removed Covell Village <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 34: </td> <td> Line 34: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ *["Giustino and Sons' Window Cleaning"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2010-08-06 11:51:57KemblePope <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 28: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- *["Covell Village"] ''(defunct)''</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-02-06 11:25:36AlphaDog+demographics <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(house_5.jpg<span>, right, 360</span>, "This charming home in a coveted part of town would be a rare find for any prospective buyer... be ready to plunk down cash!")]][[BR]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(house_5.jpg, "This charming home in a coveted part of town would be a rare find for any prospective buyer... be ready to plunk down cash!"<span>, 360, right, thumbnail</span>)]][[BR]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> == Neighborhoods &amp; Housing Developments == </td> <td> <span>+</span> ==<span>&nbsp;People,</span> Neighborhoods &amp; Housing Developments == </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ *["Demographics"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-01-31 13:57:49BrentLaabsminor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Take a look at our ["Navigating Davis"] page to familiarize yourself with Davis' boundaries, e.g. ["<span>e</span>ast Davis"] etc.'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Take a look at our ["Navigating Davis"] page to familiarize yourself with Davis' boundaries, e.g. ["<span>E</span>ast Davis"] etc.'' </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> *["Covell Village"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> *["Covell Village"]<span>&nbsp;''(defunct)''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-01-31 13:35:20AlphaDogchng link to mo appro <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Take a look at our ["<span>Ap</span>a<span>r</span>t<span>me</span>n<span>t</span>s"] page to familiarize yourself with Davis' boundaries, e.g. ["east Davis"] etc.'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Take a look at our ["<span>N</span>a<span>viga</span>t<span>i</span>n<span>g Davi</span>s"] page to familiarize yourself with Davis' boundaries, e.g. ["east Davis"] etc.'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-01-30 19:17:01RoyWrightSome parts of CA are pretty cheap, actually. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Home ownership''' is a large part of The American Dream. Unfortunately in ["Davis"], as in <span>the rest</span> of California, the <span>biggest challeng</span>e to achieving this dream<span>&nbsp;is</span> ["<span>Property Values" cost</span>]. <span>If you're a first time home buyer, you may want to spend a little time thinking about what you must have in a new home, and what you'd like but could live without for the right price. Keep in mind that a lot of money buys only a little bit of land in California. New arrivals to the area are often shocked to learn that their mansion in Texas only got them enough money for a small tract home in ["Davis"]. </span>Those who absolutely cannot bear to live in one of Davis' many 60s-era boxes or one of the newer cookie-cutter tracts wedged shoulder-to-shoulder with their neighbors may want to look further afield in ["West Sacramento"], ["Sacramento"], ["Woodland"], ["Winters"] or ["Dixon"]; all these areas are feeling the pinch of new home buyers as well and are quickly becoming bedroom communities for larger cities. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Home ownership''' is a large part of The American Dream. Unfortunately in ["Davis"], as in <span>much</span> of California, the <span>["Property Values" cost] of homes is a huge obstacl</span>e to achieving this dream<span>. If you're a first time home buyer, you may want to spend a little time thinking about what you must have in a new home, and what you'd like but could live without for the right price. Keep in mind that a lot of money buys only a little bit of land in California. New arrivals to the area are often shocked to learn that their mansion in Texas only got them enough money for a small tract home in</span> ["<span>Davis"</span>]. Those who absolutely cannot bear to live in one of Davis' many 60s-era boxes or one of the newer cookie-cutter tracts wedged shoulder-to-shoulder with their neighbors may want to look further afield in ["West Sacramento"], ["Sacramento"], ["Woodland"], ["Winters"] or ["Dixon"]; all these areas are feeling the pinch of new home buyers as well and are quickly becoming bedroom communities for larger cities. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-01-30 16:56:47JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> *["Davis Fire Department<span>"</span>] </td> <td> <span>+</span> *["<span>Fire Department" </span>Davis Fire Department] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-01-30 16:45:45AlphaDog+info <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(house_5.jpg, right, 360)]][[BR]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(house_5.jpg, right, 360, "This charming home in a coveted part of town would be a rare find for any prospective buyer... be ready to plunk down cash!")]][[BR]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The biggest challenge to Home Ownership in ["Davis"] is the ["Property Values" cost].</span> </td> <td> <span>+ '''Home ownership''' is a large part of The American Dream. Unfortunately in ["Davis"], as in the rest of California, the biggest challenge to achieving this dream is ["Property Values" cost]. If you're a first time home buyer, you may want to spend a little time thinking about what you must have in a new home, and what you'd like but could live without for the right price. Keep in mind that a lot of money buys only a little bit of land in California. New arrivals to the area are often shocked to learn that their mansion in Texas only got them enough money for a small tract home in ["Davis"]. Those who absolutely cannot bear to live in one of Davis' many 60s-era boxes or one of the newer cookie-cutter tracts wedged shoulder-to-shoulder with their neighbors may want to look further afield in ["West Sacramento"], ["Sacramento"], ["Woodland"], ["Winters"] or ["Dixon"]; all these areas are feeling the pinch of new home buyers as well and are quickly becoming bedroom communities for larger cities.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Maintaining that house involves ["Home Repair" upkeep and repair] and at some point may involve hiring a ["Building Contractors" building contractor].</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Keep in mind that ["Yolo Bypass" flooding] is the most significant natural danger to your investment. The Sacramento Valley is a natural floodplain, so don't assume that just because the insurance company tells you flood insurance is unnecessary, you're safe. Insurance companies are forced by the government to offer flood insurance -- insurers don't like to sell flood insurance because a single claim can easily cost them over $100,000.<br> + <br> + [[TableOfContents]]<br> + <br> + == Purchasing an Existing Home ==<br> + *["Banks"]<br> + *["Mortgage Lenders"]<br> + *["Real Estate" Realtors]<br> + <br> + == Location, location, location ==<br> + *["Davis Fire Department"]<br> + *["Davis Police Department"]<br> + *["Dogs" Dog Parks &amp; Runs]<br> + *["Grocery Stores"]<br> + *["Parks"]<br> + *["Schools"]<br> + <br> + == Neighborhoods &amp; Housing Developments ==<br> + ''Take a look at our ["Apartments"] page to familiarize yourself with Davis' boundaries, e.g. ["east Davis"] etc.''<br> + *["Neighborhood Associations"]<br> + *["Aggie Village"]<br> + *["Mace Ranch"]<br> + *["Covell Village"]<br> + *["Village Homes"] Solar Community<br> + *["West Village"]<br> + <br> + == Maintenance ==<br> + *["Building Contractors"]<br> + *["Home Repair"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-01-30 16:16:15AlphaDog+pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(house_5.jpg, right, 360)]][[BR]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2006-01-30 16:15:28AlphaDogUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership?action=Files&do=view&target=house_5.jpg">house_5.jpg</a>.Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2005-12-03 09:26:20JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Maintaining that house involves ["<span>h</span>ome repair<span>"</span>] and at some point may involve hiring a ["Building Contractors" building contractor]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Maintaining that house involves ["<span>H</span>ome<span>&nbsp;Repair" upkeep and</span> repair] and at some point may involve hiring a ["Building Contractors" building contractor]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Home Ownershiphttp://daviswiki.org/Home_Ownership2005-07-08 20:03:22JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Home Ownership<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ The biggest challenge to Home Ownership in ["Davis"] is the ["Property Values" cost].<br> + <br> + Maintaining that house involves ["home repair"] and at some point may involve hiring a ["Building Contractors" building contractor].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>