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City buys historic downtown homes for $3.4 million

Original post made on Jun 10, 2019

In hopes of building something grand in the future, the Mountain View City Council swiftly put up $3.4 million to acquire a trio of downtown houses.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, June 9, 2019, 8:51 AM

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10 people like this
Posted by Dan Waylonis
a resident of Jackson Park
on Jun 10, 2019 at 3:17 pm

Dan Waylonis is a registered user.

The city is now competing with individuals for real estate? And paying over asking?

3 people like this
Posted by Robyn
a resident of another community
on Jun 11, 2019 at 8:06 am

Wow! That is a lot of taxpayers' money.
What is the 5% city administrative charge for capital improvements? To whom does that go? Or is the city charging/paying itself?

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