Cohousing in the News


How Elders Are Building New Communities
Forbes
And she looks at co-housing, where people move to an apartment building or development with the intention to share such services. Beth also explores some for-profit alternatives, such as Full Circle in coastal Maine. For a monthly fee, the firm ...

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Feel Good News: 5 reasons to feel good this week
The Elkhart Truth
Bob and Carolyn Zook are creating a senior co-housing project in Goshen, the first of its kind in Elkhart County. The project will provide a housing option for the elderly who can no longer live by themselves but do not require the level of care of a ...


Developing Story: Vancouver's first cohousing project waits for final permits
Vancouver Courier
The process was held up due to the cohousing covenant that will be placed on the title. The covenant creates requirements for the owners and residents to function as a cohousing community such as maintaining common space at a percentage approved by ...


Planning Boulder's Future
The Daily Camera
micro-units in multifamily developments, accessory units on existing lots, and boarding houses and cohousing all have some capacity for addressing in-commuter and workforce housing needs. Transit improvement is attainable with the new Bus Rapid Transit ...

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Prescott Daily Courier

Earth Day: Coming of Age - Vision of co-housing community becomes reality
Prescott Daily Courier
For those of you who are not familiar with the term "co-housing," suffice it to say that it is a community that is created by the people who live there. How the community manifests itself is entirely dependent upon the individuals who "show up" to ...


Re-creating family and neighborhood
Chapel Hill News
He has done this through highlighting other's findings and his own experiences: first as a “back-to-the-land” believer in the 1970s and '80s, then as a co-housing convert in the 1990s through today where from his co-housing residence in Golden ...


Building a dream
The Stokes News
“It would be open for the community to do art shows and to have pot lucks,” said Vivian, adding that the existing house would also be used for a weekly common meal for the residents, a common feature of co-housing communities. “If folks had guests ...


PG&E and East Bay cities at standoff over plan to chop down thousands of trees
San Jose Mercury News
A majestic Siberian elm towers over the entrance to the Pleasant Hill Cohousing community tucked at the end of Lisa Lane. The elm is one tree among a dense swath of mature oaks, redwoods, walnuts and shrubs separating the 32-unit development from the ...

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PG&E and East Bay cities at standoff over plan to chop down thousands of trees
San Jose Mercury News
A majestic Siberian elm towers over the entrance to the Pleasant Hill Cohousing community tucked at the end of Lisa Lane. The elm is one tree among a dense swath of mature oaks, redwoods, walnuts and shrubs separating the 32-unit development from the ...

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Cercasi persone per la creazione di un ecovillaggio/cohousing con parco ...
Il Cambiamento
Cerchiamo persone per la creazione di un ecovillaggio/cohousing con parco ecotecnologico. In albareto - appennino ligure, a 40 minuti da Levanto, all'interno della perimetrazione dell'oasi WWF dei Ghirardi ora SIC (sito di interesse comunitario).


Telegraph.co.uk

Communal living: the future for families?
Telegraph.co.uk
It bills itself as “a co-housing community” with a set of common aims “to live the way we wish as individuals with the support of each other as something a bit more than neighbours”. At the moment about 40 adults and 40 children live there with ...


Cohousing, assegnato il lotto in via Divisione Acqui
Modena 2000
Sarà la Cooperativa edificatrice Modena Casa a realizzare in via Divisione Acqui la prima casa in città costruita secondo i principi del “cohousing”, un modo di abitare caratterizzato dalla condivisione di spazi e servizi tra persone della stessa ...

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Cohousing, assegnato il lotto in via Divisione Acqui
Sassuolo 2000
Sarà la Cooperativa edificatrice Modena Casa a realizzare in via Divisione Acqui la prima casa in città costruita secondo i principi del “cohousing”, un modo di abitare caratterizzato dalla condivisione di spazi e servizi tra persone della stessa ...


This week in comments
The Elkhart Truth
Bob and Carolyn Zook are starting a senior co-housing project in Goshen, the first of its kind in Elkhart County. The project will provide a housing option for the elderly who can no longer live by themselves but do not require the level of care of a ...

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ModenaToday

Cohousing, assegnato il lotto di via Divisione Acqui
ModenaToday
Sarà la Cooperativa edificatrice Modena Casa a realizzare in via Divisione Acqui la prima casa in città costruita secondo i principi del “cohousing”, un modo di abitare caratterizzato dalla condivisione di spazi e servizi tra persone della stessa ...


PG&E and East Bay cities at standoff over plan to chop down thousands of trees
Contra Costa Times
A majestic Siberian elm towers over the entrance to the Pleasant Hill Cohousing community tucked at the end of Lisa Lane. The elm is one tree among a dense swath of mature oaks, redwoods, walnuts and shrubs separating the 32-unit development from the ...

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PG&E and East Bay cities at standoff over plan to chop down thousands of trees
Vallejo Times-Herald
A majestic Siberian elm towers over the entrance to the Pleasant Hill Cohousing community tucked at the end of Lisa Lane. The elm is one tree among a dense swath of mature oaks, redwoods, walnuts and shrubs separating the 32-unit development from the ...

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UrbanPost

Eco-cohousing: cos'è e come funziona
UrbanPost
Cohousing è non solo abitare nello stesso stabile, ma anche condividere spazi comuni: orti, auto, lavanderie, giardini, laboratori per il fai-da-te, piccoli asili… I progetti nascono sempre dalla richiesta di singole persone, coppie o famiglie, che ...


The Guardian

Top 10 eco homes: Lilac
The Guardian
Lilac is a co-housing project built in response to three keys issues: the financial crisis, the threat of global warming and the breakdown of local community. Its full name is the Low Impact Living Affordable Community. It is "something very simple ...


Charming Country Cabin is Maine's First Passive House
Curbed National
Green as it is, no sacrifices were made in terms of aesthetics. Instead, the home—which serves as the prototype for an oh-so-hippiesque new co-housing community—offers a lovely open floor plan, stylish minimalist decor, and plenty of outdoor porch space.


5 things to know for your Thursday in Indiana
The Elkhart Truth
Bob and Carolyn Zook are creating a senior co-housing project in Goshen, the first of its kind in Elkhart County. The project will provide a housing option for the elderly who can no longer live by themselves but do not require the level of care of a ...

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Goshen senior co-housing project to provide nursing home alternative
The Elkhart Truth
The Elkhart Senior Housing Study, a market analysis recently commissioned by the city's redevelopment department, identified this type of housing, which it called "senior co-housing," as one solution to a projected senior housing shortage as the Baby ...


Anchorage Daily News

Senior housing shortage prompts churches to explore projects
Anchorage Daily News
That shared-space concept is embraced by projects like the Raven's Roost co-housing development in Anchorage and the Raven's Landing retirement community in Fairbanks, both of which influenced planners at St. Mary's. A $5 million donation from two ...

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Anchorage Daily News

Senior housing shortage prompts churches to explore building projects
Anchorage Daily News
That shared-space concept is embraced by projects like the Raven's Roost co-housing development in Anchorage and the Raven's Landing retirement community in Fairbanks, both of which influenced planners at St. Mary's. A $5 million donation from two ...

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Senior housing shortage prompts churches to explore building projects
Anchorage Daily News
That shared-space concept is embraced by projects like the Raven's Roost co-housing development in Anchorage and the Raven's Landing retirement community in Fairbanks, both of which influenced planners at St. Mary's. A $5 million donation from two ...

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