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Old 08-11-04, 07:22 PM
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question for anybody who has lived in San Jose

My company has a position in San Jose CA, which I'm thinking of applying for. For anybody in the forum that has lived there or near it, I was wondering what you thought of the area......
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Cost of living is pretty high. Maybe it's better now, since the Silicon Valley bubble-days... Lots to do. Fun atmosphere, I thought. Terrible freeway traffic in & out of the city.
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it's pretty nice.. 30 min from Santa cruz(beach) and 3 hours from Tahoe (snowboarding/skiing)
very expensive to live though.. they better bump your sallary 30%
expensive gas, housing, utilities
great weather most of the time...
women shortage... if you're single...
traffic could be bad depending on where from you commute.
Old 08-11-04, 07:45 PM
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Thought you meant San Jose, IL . . . which by the way is pronounced "sanjo's" around here.
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I can't stand the place and would never live there. But there are nice places not too far away, such as Saratoga and Los Gatos.

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