Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA

The Santa Cruz area is a fantastic location to consider buying a rental if you like cosmopolitan living, shopping, and great restaurants.

Polls, Rankings and Lists
#3 NAHB / Wells Fargo Least Affordable Housing - November 2014
#5 Top Twenty Cities to Shop Local for the Holidays -Yelp - November 2014
#20 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - May 2015
#16 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - February 2015

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About the state of California
California is a blue state, going for Kerry, Obama, and Obama in the last three presidential elections. California is not a right to work state. The current governor of California is a Democrat. Compared to other states, California has high income taxes, high sales taxes, and low property taxes.