Livermore

Population: 83,604
Households: 26,123
Avg Per Household 2.80
Percent SFH 79%
Transfer Tax None.

SPECIAL STUDY ZONE

Yes. Earthquake Fault Zone (North east portion). For more information call the Planning Department at (925) 960-4450.

POINT OF SALE ORDINANCE

Prior to the conclusion of the sale or transfer of a residential building the City of Livermore requires the following:

  • The seller must ensure that the dwelling is equipped with a chimney spark arrestor and approved smoke alarm at the time of sale.
  • A Report of Residential Building Records is required to be delivered to the buyer prior to the conclusion of a sale or transfer.

An application for the Report of Residential Building Record may be found on the City of Livermore’s website by clicking the link below:

Click Here for the Application

SIGN ORDINANCE/RESTRICTIONS

Yes. Open house signs can be no larger than 4 square feet. Only one sign per property may be placed at each intersection leading from the two nearest major streets to the site of the property. Only 3 signs may be placed at any street intersection corner. Signs cannot be placed in the street or median. Signs can only be displayed on Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday during daylight hours. Signs must be placed so that a minimum of four and one-half feet remains clear on the sidewalk for pedestrians. For more information, please contact the Planning Department at 960-4450.

SPECIAL DISCLOSURE ISSUES

Railroad does travel through town. There is a Municipal Airport in town. Properties in close proximity to the airport may experience noise. There are special land use designations. For information, contact the Planning Department at 960-4450.

CITY TAXES, BONDS OR ASSESSMENTS

There are areas with special assessments. For more information, contact the Department of Finance- 960-4300.

RENT CONTROL

None.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

PLANNING DEPARTMENT (925) 960-4450
POLICE DEPARTMENT (925) 371-4900
FIRE DEPARTMENT (925) 454-2361
ELECTRICITY 1-800-743-5000
SCHOOL DISTRICT (Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District) 606-3200
GAS 1-800-743-5000
WATER (925) 960-8100
BUILDING DIVISION (925) 960-4410

Did you know?

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Last updated on May 27, 2014 - 9:58am. Originally created on 01/29/2008 - 10:30am.