Cohousing in the News



Cohousing Part I: Creating community and reducing social isolation
Michigan State University Extension
Cohousing originated in Denmark in the 1960s when a group of families decided that the existing housing in Denmark did not meet their needs. These families were inspired by a newspaper article titled “Children Should Have One Hundred Parents,” written ...

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Utopia, the American Dream and cohousing: Part I | MSU Extension
Michigan State University Extension
Cohousing is designed to be the “missing link between Utopia and the dated single family house” and a reaction to suburbia.

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Utopia, the American Dream and cohousing: Part II
Michigan State University Extension
Josh Mahar, Municipal Research and Services Center Outreach & Communications Coordinator, states: Cohousing is slowly gaining traction here in the U.S. Culturally it's a bit of an uphill battle, as it can be a bit out of sync with the typical American ...

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Gazeta Wyborcza


TBS-y i cohousing. W kamienicy międzypokoleniowej jak w wielkiej rodzinie
Gazeta Wyborcza
Międzypokoleniowe domy ze wspólną przestrzenią społeczną, może nawet ze stołówką, gdzie mieszkają starsi i młodsi, biedni i bogatsi. Taki plan ma ratusz. Czy to możliwe? Kilkanaście seniorek wprowadziło się niedawno do nowego domu w High Barnet w ...


Qui News Valdera


Il cohousing cerca inquilini
Qui News Valdera
Venerdì 7 aprile un incontro pubblico per presentare il progetto "La casa degli alberi". Disponibili ancora quattro posti. PONTEDERA — Sono ancora quattro i posti disponibili nel progetto cohousing Pontedera che verrà realizzato a breve. Venerdì 7 ...


Stuff.co.nz


22 households, one lawnmower at Dunedin communal housing ...
Stuff.co.nz
There'll be no getting away from the neighbours at one new Dunedin housing project, and that's just how residents like it.

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The Press


Co-housing touted as the future of home ownership
The Press
A new housing development on the site of a former Dunedin school will offer residents a new way to live. The High St Co-housing development will provide 22 private homes with communal spaces. The 4.95-hectare Mornington site will feature triple-glazed ...

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COventidue: a Milano è già “sold out” il progetto di cohousing ad alta efficienza energetica e vivibilità
greenews.info
COventidue s.r.l., ha annunciato nei giorni scorsi di aver firmato l'acquisto dal “Fondo Immobiliare – Comune Milano I”, di un palazzo in stile Liberty di Corso XXII Marzo a Milano. Prende così il via il primo progetto di cohousing nel centro di una ...


Realtor.com News


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Realtor.com News
Housing highlight: The city is home to River Rock Commons, a progressive cohousing development of nearly three dozen single-family homes set up around a common house, where residents can prepare communal meals they can enjoy with one another.


The Register/Advertiser


Seniors co-housing development pitched for Port Williams
The Register/Advertiser
“It is clear that, as you age, your people contact goes down and this is associated with increased mortality and illness,” McLeod explained, noting that the co-housing concept also alleviates some of the stress associated with trying to maintain a ...



Co-housing model met with excitement
Saanich News
Local co-housing expert Margaret Critchlow will also be a the session. Critchlow helped the Harbourside Co-housing in Sooke open in 2016. Interest on the concept in Sooke has been so brisk that a second such development, West Wind Harbour, ...



'La cucina che fa bene' al cohousing di via del Moro
Lucca in Diretta
cohousing via del moro Giovedì (6 aprile) alle 16 presso la sede del cohousing di via del Moro, Auser Lucca Insieme Circolo Culturale Onluspropone un appuntamento su La Cucina che fa bene. Condurranno l'incontro Riccardo Simonetti, biologo ...



Lab mice are way too clean, and it could be influencing medical studies
ScienceAlert
"Cohousing mice with pet store mice is one option," they write, adding that this could cause problems for reproducing results, since batches of lab mice cavorting with pet store mice would inevitably end up having different bugs in their system. The ...



Middlesex senior cohousing community discussion set April 22
YourArlington.com
Join those involved for a community conversation about senior cohousing titled "Taking Charge of the Rest of Your Life," set for Saturday, April 22, from 1 to 3 p.m., at First Parish Unitarian Universalist, Arlington. Are you 50-plus and trying to find ...


Cambridge Independent (registration)


Work to start on Cambridge's first cohousing development
Cambridge Independent (registration)
A limited number of houses and apartments are still available to purchase at Cambridge's first ever development of its type at K1, Orchard Park, on land designated for cohousing in 2008. When residents move into the 42 homes on the site in 2018, they ...


Cambridge Independent (registration)


Work to start on Cambridge's first cohousing development
Cambridge Independent (registration)
A limited number of houses and apartments are still available to purchase at Cambridge's first ever development of its type at K1, Orchard Park, on land designated for cohousing in 2008. When residents move into the 42 homes on the site in 2018, they ...


Het Nieuwsblad


Amper auto's in grootste cohousing van het land: “Die gezinn ...
Het Nieuwsblad
57 wooneenheden voor 140 bewoners. Amper 24 parkeerplaatsen. En inspanningen om zo veel mogelijk graffiti van ROA én een oude vleermuizenkolonie te ...

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Het Nieuwsblad


Amper auto's in grootste cohousing van het land
Het Nieuwsblad
57 wooneenheden voor 140 bewoners. Amper 24 parkeerplaatsen. En inspanningen om zo veel mogelijk graffiti van ROA én een oude vleermuizenkolonie te vrijwaren. Cohousing Bijgaardehof, op de site van de oude Malmarfabriek, krijgt stilaan vorm.



News
MainePublic.org
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 ...


Gainesville Sun


Editorial: Affordable housing should be priority
Gainesville Sun
Other ideas that allow for intergenerational living arrangements and the pooling of resources, such as the Gainesville Cohousing project being built, should also be encouraged. Another GNV4ALL housing team recommendation is for the city to better ...


Madison.com


Cohousing project proposed for Madison's east side looks to begin city approval process
Madison.com
Tentative plans for a cohousing community at the Union Corners site on Madison's east side include a mix of 46 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom residential condominium units across three floors and common areas such as a multipurpose room, kitchen, library and ...


Senigallia Notizie


“Abitare Illegale”: incontro all'Arvultura su case occupate, campi rom ...
Senigallia Notizie
Lo Spazio Comune Autogestito Arvultùra organizza per giovedì 23 marzo alle ore 21:15 la presentazione del libro “Abitare Illegale: etnografia del vivere ai ...

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Valori.it (Blog)


Cohousing-Liberty” in centro città A Milano il 1° esempio europeo
Valori.it (Blog)
Una elegante palazzina in stile Liberty di inizio 900 a due passi dal Tribunale: Milano è la prima città in Europa a ospitare la formula del cohousing in pieno centro città. L'immobile è stato venduto per 13 milioni di euro dal “Fondo Immobiliare ...


Qui News Valdera


Il cohousing sociale cerca coinquilini
Qui News Valdera
A quattro anni dalla nascita dell'idea il progetto 'La casa degli alberi' va avanti. Tra poche settimane un incontro per coinvolgere altre persone. PONTEDERA — Il primo cohousing in Toscana realizzato da circa 25 cittadini nasce su un terreno di 2,5 ...


Controradio (Comunicati Stampa) (Registrazione)


COHOUSING BIENTINA, POSA DELLA PRIMA PIETRA
Controradio (Comunicati Stampa) (Registrazione)
La nuova struttura, di cohousing, che sorgerà in località Cilecchio, tra via Pertini e via delle Fosse, sarà un condominio con undici alloggi dotato di spazi condivisi e un'auto in car sharing. In particolare le 11 famiglie che andranno ad abitarvi ...

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