Cohousing in the News



Acton Democrats schedule debate party Nov. 14
Wicked Local Boxborough
The Acton Democratic Town Committee is holding a debate party at 8:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at the New View Cohousing Common House, 25 Half Moon Hill, Acton. Alongside local Democrats, attendees can watch the Democratic presidential candidates debate the ...

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Asheville Citizen-Times


Asheville, Buncombe property transfers for Aug. 7-13
Asheville Citizen-Times
•Lot A4 Westwood Cohousing Community, $295,000, Lewis Gelfond, Susan Jensen to Daniel and Theresa F. Sandoval. •Unit 308 of the Pioneer Building Condominiums, $242,000, Boulevard Development Group LLC to Lucia Bertini. •Lot 224 (and a portion ...



Around Acton and Boxborough
Wicked Local
14 at the New View Cohousing Common House, 25 Half Moon Hill, Acton. Sponsored by the Acton Democratic Town Committee. Alongside local Democrats, attendees can watch the Democratic presidential candidates debate the issues. Free to the public.

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The Globe and Mail


For retiring boomers, co-housing is a livelier way of growing old
The Globe and Mail
In Saskatoon, the three-year-old Wolf Willow Cohousing complex is designed to encourage interaction. It has 4,500 square feet of common space and a whiteboard that fills everyone in on what is happening, from movie nights to communal meals. Thirty-five ...

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Hazelton, Telkwa residents believe cohousing projects pave the way to a good life
Smithers Interior News
The former school teacher is among a group of Hazelton area residents who are designing their own community so they can continue to live independently as they grow older. The Three Rivers Cohousing Project will form its own community, where residents ...



Around Acton and Boxborough
Wicked Local
Boxborough library book sale: 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 6 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 7 at Sargent Memorial Library, 427 Massachusetts Ave., Boxborough. The Friends of the Boxborough Library will hold a book sale in the meeting room. Memberships will be available ...

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Cohousing expert to discuss intentional communities at Eno Fellowship
News & Observer
Katie McCamant, cohousing expert, will speak about “Senior Cohousing: Thriving in Community” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13 at Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garrett Road in Durham. Baby boomers are looking for ways to do ...


Norfolk Eastern Daily Press


Eyesore Norwich site could be turned into Danish-style cohousing scheme
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
What the cohousing scheme in Sussex Street could look like. Pic: Submitted. A group of city people has bought a half-acre plot of land and hopes to create the first development in the East of England where people co-house. That would see them emulate a ...



Learn about living in a friendly neighborhood
Alaska Dispatch News
Drop by to learn about Ravens' Roost, a neighborhood designed for residents of all ages to get to know each other while maintaining personal privacy. Meet a number of potential neighbors and enjoy a short presentation on cohousing and the progress of ...


Chronogram


Extending the Family
Chronogram
The Leonardsmiths and Taylors joke that their two houses are now a co-housing community, but with a new fence encircling a shared backyard, a communal toolshed with newly co-purchased lawn mower, an extra bin on one house's garbage service, and a ...



Cohousing a Roma
Il Cambiamento
COHOUSING A NORD DI ROMA Ciao sono Stefano un ragazzo di 30 anni scappato dalla città, adesso vivo in piena campagna non lontano da Roma. Sto imparando i principi della permacultura, dell'agricoltura sinergica, la cura del frutteto e dell'orto e la ...


De Morgen


"Werkzoekende in cohousing heeft recht op uitkering als alleenstaande"
De Morgen
De hoge huur- en koopprijzen in onze steden zorgen ervoor dat meer en meer mensen een alternatieve manier van samenleven zoeken. Een daarvan is het zogeheten "cohousing". Het betekent dat ze samen een woning kopen of huren en dan een aantal ...


The Elkhart Truth


Goshen mayoral candidates talk about quality of life, housing in Goshen ...
The Elkhart Truth
Republican mayoral candidate Mary Cripe introduces herself as Democratic candidate Jeremy Stutsman looks on during a forum at Goshen College Monday, Oct. 26. This was the last public forum the candidates participated in before the Nov. 3 elections.

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The Elkhart Truth


Millrace properties near The Hawks building in Goshen are having contaminated ...
The Elkhart Truth
GOSHEN — Huge mounds of dirt sit south of The Hawks, workers are in the process of replacing contaminated dirt with clean soil — one of the last steps needed before construction can begin on a cohousing neighborhood being built by developer Richard ...


lareviewofbooks


Midcentury California Cohousing
lareviewofbooks
All images from Crestwood Hills: The Chronicle of a Modern Utopia by Cory Buckner, published by Angel City Press. All rights reserved. THE ORIGIN of Crestwood Hills begins in the cadence of a fairytale. Four musicians, returning from war, dreamt of ...

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Cohousing idea may resurface in Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Livewell Cohousing has dropped the cohousing component of their proposal for a 20 acre undeveloped property at Laburnum and Claymore roads. Maggie and her husband Art are hoping to gather interested people to go ahead with the idea at a different ...

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Harvard Magazine


Off the Shelf
Harvard Magazine
... by Bella DePaulo, Ph.D. '79 (Atria/Simon & Schuster, $26). Tract houses there may be, but a social psychologist documents the increasingly nonnuclear families living within, and explores multigenerational households, housemates, cohousing ...



Confcooperative lancia il co-housing per i Prati di Gries
Alto Adige
Confcooperative promuove il progetto “Noi di Prati Gries – cohousing cooperativo" che vuole essere un percorso partecipato con l'obiettivo di coinvolgere tutti gli abitanti del nuovo quartiere residenziale per la definizione di spazi, beni e servizi ...



Charles Durrett: Want the homeless to 'disappear'? Give them homes and resources
The Union of Grass Valley
... and opportunities to become contributing members of the community. Yes, leadership is necessary in transcending the fear. We can do it — let's try again. Charles Durrett is the principal architect at McCamant & Durrett Architects, The Cohousing ...



PJ Bremier's Fine Living: Antiques show has plenty for modern tastes
Marin Independent Journal
Interested in learning how Cohousing in Marin's idea of private ownership with the advantages of community living can benefit a senior? Attend a free introductory forum from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at Sausalito Public Library at 420 Litho St. in Sausalito.


Bangor Daily News


Why cohousing communities are attracting midlife Mainers
Bangor Daily News
At Two Echo Cohousing in Brunswick, Welch, 69, found just the right balance — an intimate neighborhood of like-minded individuals and families of all ages, living in a village-like setting in the Maine countryside and committed to a philosophy of ...

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Bangor Daily News


Why cohousing communities are attracting midlife Mainers
Bangor Daily News
At Two Echo Cohousing in Brunswick, Welch, 69, found just the right balance — an intimate neighborhood of like-minded individuals and families of all ages, living in a village-like setting in the Maine countryside and committed to a philosophy of ...

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Bangor Daily News


Why cohousing communities are attracting midlife Mainers
Bangor Daily News
At Two Echo Cohousing in Brunswick, Welch, 69, found just the right balance — an intimate neighborhood of like-minded individuals and families of all ages, living in a village-like setting in the Maine countryside and committed to a philosophy of ...

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WMRA


Living Together, Growing Together: The Cohousing Movement
WMRA
Harrisonburg Cohousing is one of five burgeoning communities in Virginia that are still in the planning stages. A public presentation about cohousing in Virginia is scheduled for Saturday at Richmond's ArtWorks in Virginia, and will include ...



Lohmann: A back-to-the-future approach to community
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Which is one reason the concept of cohousing appeals to her. She's a member of Richmond Cohousing, a group in the process of developing a cohousing community in Richmond. Richmond Cohousing is co-hosting an information session, “Discover ...

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