NEWSLETTER. Are you an older Coastsider looking for a fun society to hang out with? Wine tasting, concerts, movies and more. VOTC specializes in aging in place and having a great time with friends.
Conversation 2/24 – New Housing Options With the lack of housing and rising costs for what housing there is, a lot of people are turning to home sharing. It might provide an opportunity for an empty nester to make some additional income. It might provide a student or teacher with a chance to live near where they work or learn. Many are considering the possibilities and benefits.
Silvernest is a for profit company that we are in touch with that is currently running a pilot program with Teach for America and Encore.org to place new teachers in homes throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.
HIPhousing.org is a non-profit that providing free matching services. Applicants are screened through background checks, preference checklists, and personality profiles to ensure safe, mindful, relevant, and mutually rewarding matches. Laura Fanucci, Executive Director will meet with us for Conversation in February to share some success stories and tell you how they work.
Accessory Dwelling Units aka Granny Flats, Mother-in-Law units are expanding in styles and configurations. The City of Half Moon Bay is encouraging this development and working to make it easier with a complete information packet and on-going zoning adjustments. A representative from City Hall as well as local realtor and VOTC member Jan Gray will help provide answers and options. Monday, February 24, 2020, 1 pm, Half Moon Bay Library Community Room.
Behind the Newsletter – Deborah Harter Williams is our Newsletter Editor and Writer. She left Hollywood 20 years ago after performing sales and marketing jobs for new technologies in film and television. She made her way to the Coastside and created the M is for Mystery bookstore in San Mateo. After she read her weight in mystery books, she returned to writing and marketing. Most recently she has been helping people write their books and screeenplays. “I’m always looking for contributors to the newsletter. if you are an artist, writer or someone who has content ideas, please let me know.” firstname.lastname@example.org. ~Deborah
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