Cohousing in the News


Date Book: Community events in Chilliwack
Chilliwack Progress
Come to an information session on senior cohousing from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday, April 13 and find out why this is such a viable and appealing option for today's seniors (55+). Elderberry Commons is a seniors' cohousing and is part of the vision for ...


Cohousing: una scelta di vita
SienaFree.it
GianoDonati650 Cos'è il cohousing? Quali sono i vantaggi di questo stile di vita sostenibile e orientato alla condivisione di costi, spese e servizi sulla quotidianità e la serenità della famiglie e sull'ambiente? Cosa si intende parlando di ...

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Belltown Building Doubles In Value, Capitol Hill Cohousing Complex Looking ...
Curbed Seattle
CAPITOL HILL—The urban cohousing project at 1720 E Denny Way is going before the design review board tonight for what might be final approval. The proposed project is "a five-story, mixed-use apartment building with 9 dwelling units over a street ...


Housing focus of two Amherst races
Amherst Bulletin
Jessop is a founding member of Pulpit Hill Cohousing and a past member of the Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity board, the town's Comprehensive Planning Committee and Town Meeting,. Jessop said he is an empathetic listener and in recent months ...


Finding balance for spring
Martha's Vineyard Times
A Book Study group meets the fourth Monday of each month, 7:15 pm, at Co-Housing. It begins with a 20- minute meditation, then discussion of a designated book, currently “The Wise Heart” by Jack Kornfield.“If you are interested, but unable to complete ...


E Denny Way twin for 92-year-old Roxborough, Capitol Hill cohousing project on ...
CHS Capitol Hill Seattle
In addition to the strange coincidence that the street addresses for both projects include the number 1720, there is more that binds the planned developments that will come before the East Design Review Board Wednesday night. The two new buildings on ...


Cohousing: una scelta di vita
Il Cittadino on line
IENA. Cos'è il cohousing? Quali sono i vantaggi di questo stile di vita sostenibile e orientato alla condivisione di costi, spese e servizi sulla quotidianità e la serenità della famiglie e sull'ambiente? Cosa si intende parlando di "collaborazione ...

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Green light for Cambridge's first 'co-housing' project - where 40 families ...
Cambridge News
13/08/13 K1 co-housing project - Orchard Park, Cambridge 13/08/13 Families hoping to form a self-build project at Orchard Park in Cambridge launch last push to get enough participants to guarantee the project going ahead. Orchard Park, Cambridge K1 co- ...

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Green light for Cambridge's first 'co-housing' project - where 40 families ...
Cambridge News
13/08/13 K1 co-housing project - Orchard Park, Cambridge 13/08/13 Families hoping to form a self-build project at Orchard Park in Cambridge launch last push to get enough participants to guarantee the project going ahead. Orchard Park, Cambridge K1 co- ...

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Facile.it

Silver cohousing, le nuove convivenze over 65 per affrontare la crisi abitativa
Facile.it
Per una popolazione anziana in continuo aumento il silver cohousing è una valida alternativa alle soluzioni tradizionali per affrontare la crisi abitativa, che ha visto impennarsi la vendita della nuda proprietà (+12,5% tra il 2012 e il 2013 ...


First Florida cohousing, eco community to sprout in Gainesville
The Independent Florida Alligator
Gainesville Cohousing is planning to build a community of 24 houses, which will provide families with an opportunity to live in a close-knit society with shared resources, said Judy Broward, a future resident and current community planner. With ...


Lancashire Evening Post

Project is up for architecture gong
Lancashire Evening Post
Lancaster Cohousing Project in Lancaster designed by Eco Arc Ltd has been shortlisted for RIBA Regional (Royal Institute of British Architects) Awards in 2014. Cohousing is a housing development that balances the advantages of home ownership with the ...


Lectures and the literary scene in Marin County, March 16 through 23, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
... "Human Purpose and Transhuman Potential." 7 p.m. March 22: Jenny Bowen discusses "Wish You Happy Forever." 1 p.m. March 23: Charles Durrett discusses "The Senior Cohousing Handbook." 4 p.m. March 23: Bill Amatneek discusses "Acoustic Stories.


ecoRI news

Aspiring Food Entrepreneurs Add Value to Economy
ecoRI news
Sandywoods Farm, a co-housing development in Tiverton, launched a commercial kitchen to support the development and its broader community about a year ago. “The need for these incubator kitchens is greater than ever,” said Russ Smith, Sandywoods ...


Cohousing: Neue Wohnbaumodelle in der Smart City und auf dem Land
nachrichten.at
Mit Cohousing-Modellen könnten Gemeinden im ländlichen Raum ältere Leute in ihrem Umfeld lassen, statt sie in Seniorenheime zu schicken. Da spielen Gemeinschaftsräume und -gärten eine Rolle, gemeinsame Pflege, Küche und Waschmöglichkeiten ...


Date Book: Community events in Chilliwack
Chilliwack Progress
Elderberry Commons is a seniors' cohousing and is part of the vision for the continuing development at the Yarrow Ecovillage (www.yarrowecovillage.ca) and will be the main topic of discussion, but anyone interested in cohousing in general is more than ...


Clickfoz

Você já ouviu falar em cohousing?
Clickfoz
Morar em uma cohousing proporciona um ambiente mais seguro para as famílias, com uma atmosfera de interior, porém com acesso a tudo que uma cidade oferece com um estilo de vida menos dispendioso. Saiba mais: www.cohousing.org ...


Cohousing development has a history and a unique set of challenges to overcome
The Herald-Times (subscription)
Cohousing may be a relatively little-known concept in the United States, but its backers say it has a long and proven track record. The idea started in Denmark, then was promoted in the United States in the early 1980s, according to the Cohousing ...

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Cohome, sweet cohome? Bloomington cohousing hopes to start building this year
The Herald-Times (subscription)
Efforts to start a cohousing community in southeastern Bloomington have been progressing, even though the organization backing the project hasn't been holding as many high-profile meetings as it did a couple of years ago. The organization, Bloomington ...

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Triple Pundit

Toyota i-Road Electric Vehicle Expands to France
Triple Pundit
Her experience includes work with small-scale solar energy installations and utility-scale wind farms. She earned an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio Graduate School and she resides in Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage in Midcoast Maine ...


Guest Column: Resident on the future view of town
Wicked Local Beverly
The year 2045 was welcomed with open arms by the old timers in Lexington. These elderly, once called "baby boomers," were now nicknamed "gummy bears" because they were so sweet and colorful. Fit and energetic in their 80s and 90s, they were not the ...


Guest Column: Resident on the future view of town
Wicked Local Danvers
Page 2 of 2 - Co-housing communities were organized. Because many families were now carless, garages were turned into community rooms. Lexington's population stabilized and neighborhoods felt vital again. Town elders were thrilled that the vision of ...


Guest Column: Resident on the future view of town
Wicked Local Saugus
The year 2045 was welcomed with open arms by the old timers in Lexington. These elderly, once called "baby boomers," were now nicknamed "gummy bears" because they were so sweet and colorful. Fit and energetic in their 80s and 90s, they were not the ...


How Baby Boomers Are Changing Retirement Living
Washingtonian.com
Another way seniors are avoiding institutional living is through cohousing, a modern take on communal living. Members usually maintain private residences but share certain recreational or dining spaces and make collective decisions about community ...


Guest Column: Resident on the future view of town
Wicked Local Mashpee
Page 2 of 2 - Co-housing communities were organized. Because many families were now carless, garages were turned into community rooms. Lexington's population stabilized and neighborhoods felt vital again. Town elders were thrilled that the vision of ...

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