Cohousing in the News


La Repubblica


Bologna, ecco il primo co-housing per under 35 - Repubblica.it
La Repubblica
Inaugurato Porto15: 18 appartamenti con spazi comuni per famiglie e single giovani a 290-390 euro al mese. Un interessante esperimento di cantiere sociale: ...
“Porto 15”, progetto di cohousing in centro - TRCTRC

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QNotes


Triangle: Cohousing Progress, Center Awards, ENC Gala, AIDS Walk, Patient Training
QNotes
To that end, in late August cohousing architect Charles Durrett presented a public talk on cohousing, and in the final workshops, recommended products from door handles to solar panels and floor tiles to HVAC systems were presented to members. Features ...


Philly.com


Atul Gawande, author of 'Being Mortal,' to speak on senior 'villages ...
Philly.com
Atul Gawande, surgeon and author of “Being Mortal,” will talk about the senior village movement at a Sept. 25, 2017, televised event at Parkway Central Library.

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News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...


la VOCE del TRENTINO


Disabili indipendenti grazie al cohousing – di *Mauro Baldo
la VOCE del TRENTINO
In questo caso però il cohousing diventa una grossa opportunità per chi prima di allora poteva solo sognare una vita indipendente. Infatti, con questa formula di convivenza anche chi soffre di alcune malattie o disturbi invalidanti può sperare in una ...


RP ONLINE


Chance für Cohousing an Birkhofstraße
RP ONLINE
Nachdem das Vorhaben des Vereins "Cohousing Kaarst" am Standort Dreeskamp gescheitert ist, scheint sich nun doch ein glückliches Ende für das Mehrgenerationen-Wohnen abzuzeichnen. "Die CDU hat ihr Versprechen eingehalten und mit uns ...


Madison.com


Backed by neighborhood, cohousing and circus project up for Madison Plan Commission approval
Madison.com
The new $8.3 million cohousing space at 2048 Winnebago St. would provide 64,000 square feet with 45 condominium units, 11 of which will be sold to individuals at or below 80 percent of the area median income. The rest would be sold at market rate.


Maine Public


News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...



Tired of McMansions? Check out these tiny houses
The Boston Globe
The first year it seemed like a fad. The second year, a trend. And year number three? Coming to Stoughton this weekend is the 3rd Annual BIG Tiny House Festival presented by Miranda's Hearth, a nonprofit community building organization in Greater Boston.


Seven Days


An Old Street in Bristol is Revitalized With Infill Cohousing
Seven Days
She also craved the emphasis on community that is a cohousing trademark. She appreciates, too, that her ultra-energy-efficient digs are brand-new but share a street with 19th-century homes with slate roofs, wavy glass windows, wrought-iron fencing and ...



Tom Kelly: Condo financing taking dead aim on renters
The Spokesman-Review
Traditional East Coast co-op apartments and more rural-based cohousing communities are sprouting up in common suburban environments. Developers now are promoting the financial logic of building up, not out. Condominiums now will shoulder much of ...


Torontoist


Public Works: What Toronto can learn about cohousing from Quebec
Torontoist
Cohabitat Québec is the first cohousing community in Quebec and the largest in Canada. Cohousing is a movement that emerged in Denmark in the 1960s. The first communities were built in that country in the early 1970s. Since then, the approach has ...



Forums to be held on Malden condo plan
The Boston Globe
A cohousing group seeking to construct a condominium complex near Malden Square is holding two forums to inform the public about its project. The organization, Bay State Commons, has scheduled the events for Friday, Sept. 22, at the Pearl Street Cafe, ...



We Love Livermore - The Independent: Mailbox
Livermore Independent
To the residents of Livermore, there are 8.2 acres in the downtown core (big dirt lot behind the Ale House) that can be developed to reflect an active, vibrant and ...

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Lack of skilled workers delays millrace townhomes project
Goshen News
The Millrace Cohousing Neighborhood concept, which officially broke ground late last September, draws primarily from the idea of “cohousing,” a type of collaborative housing in which residents actively participate in the design and operation of their ...


Wall Street Journal (subscription)


The Government's Role in Combating Loneliness
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Cohousing communities, which are more common in Europe, are starting to pop up in the U.S., as well. Designed to promote a community-oriented lifestyle, homes are located close together around a shared space. Peter Lazar, who is developing Emerson ...


Sooke News Mirror


Sooke council returns from summer break with busy agenda - Sooke ...
Sooke News Mirror
Three public hearing, discussions of Freedom Mobile's plan to erect a 50-metre telecommunications tower and the Capital Regional District's animal control ...

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Senior Living CEOs Describe Their Dream Communities
Senior Housing News
The compound could function something like cohousing but with an easier financial and governance structure. My hope Is that there will be at least 20 smaller homes in each of the compounds. Each of the homes will be universally designed so they look ...


Camp Verde Bugle


Camp Verde sees big future in tiny homes | Camp Verde Bugle ...
Camp Verde Bugle
The department is working on a “micro-home” community – a diverse planned unit development following principles of sustainability in order to “redefine ...

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Camp Verde Bugle


Camp Verde sees big future in tiny homes
Camp Verde Bugle
The Micro-home Cohousing Pocket Neighborhood is “intended to be a pilot project to prove the concept that alternative communities are viable, desirable, and indeed an asset to the cities and towns they call home – and in so doing will prepare the path ...

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Verde Independent


Camp Verde sees big future in tiny homes | The Verde Independent ...
Verde Independent
The department is working on a “micro-home” community – a diverse planned unit development following principles of sustainability in order to “redefine ...

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Verde Independent


Camp Verde sees big future in tiny homes
Verde Independent
The Micro-home Cohousing Pocket Neighborhood is “intended to be a pilot project to prove the concept that alternative communities are viable, desirable, and indeed an asset to the cities and towns they call home – and in so doing will prepare the path ...


de Architect


ARC17 Architectuur: Cohousing Strijp-R – Houben / Van Mierlo
de Architect
Een bijzonder CPO-project waar de bewoners alle privacy en onafhankelijkheid genieten, die hoort bij het wonen in de stad, maar dan gecombineerd met de geborgenheid en betrokkenheid van een dorpsgemeenschap. Die betrokkenheid komt tot uiting in ...


Crediton County Courier


Cohousing - should a group be formed in the Crediton area?
Crediton County Courier
To find out more visit: www.cohousing .org.uk . If you would like to find out more about cohousing locally, or have an interest in helping establish a group in the Crediton area, please leave your contact details at the “Crediton Courier” office or ...


Yorkshire Evening Post


Leeds housing focus: The co-operative solution to affordable housing woes
Yorkshire Evening Post
It is similar to cohousing - in fact many cohousing projects are run through a co-op model - but involves people living in a single property. Co-ops help people who wouldn't be able to afford their own homes as well as creating a house within the ...

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