I'm never buying another property ever again, but if you are, avoid shared-ownership.
TL;DR? Use a VM instead!
A recipe for the Polish National dish, Bigos.
Here are the steps I take when setting up a server. Basic configuration, security considerations and firewall rules.
Only make your users do it once!
How to install Nginx, MySQL and PHP on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin).
Can GitHub Gists be used to source control a document between many collaborators?
Host your API documentation alongside the code in your repository.