Could anyone offer advice on finding affordable homes in or near Santa Cruz, we're from Portland, ORIn 2007 our home was appraised at $420, we owe $200 on the mortgage due to our refninancing for an unexpected emergency. We're not sure what the value would be today. We've dreamed of living in the Santa Cruz aarea for years, and have been wondering if now is the time for us to try...August 26 2009 - Santa Cruz00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.