Cohousing in the News


Hexhamcourant

Housing venture has green credentials
Hexhamcourant
Besides the new logo, Curlew Cohousing also has its legal structure, complete with constitution, in place and is preparing for its official launch at the end of the month. Part and parcel of a growing national trend in which people get together to ...


Wingra Creek Project Includes Dredging (USA)
Dredging Today
We will be discussing the proposed changes at a public meeting on Monday, September 15th, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the community space of Arboretum Cohousing, located at 1137 Erin Street,” they announced. “The channel dredging and ...


NETWORK AMHERST The Lehrer Report
Amherst Bulletin
Claude Tellier of Amherst gave me some information about the Cambodia Water Project, which is holding its 11th annual fundraiser Sept. 27, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Pioneer Valley Cohousing Community Room on Pulpit Hill Road. The suggested donation ...


Cohousing in the works at Union Corners
Madison.com
Cohousing at Union Corners is attracting potential homebuyers to this intentionally welcoming site on the near east side of Madison,” says Steines, who was part of the Union Corners neighborhood steering community since the development was first ...

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Cohousing in the works at Union Corners
Madison.com
Cohousing at Union Corners is attracting potential homebuyers to this intentionally welcoming site on the near east side of Madison,” says Steines, who was part of the Union Corners neighborhood steering community since the development was first ...

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Together we live
Nashville Post (subscription)
Not surprisingly, then, cohousing is a foreign concept for most folks. Defined by a sense of collectivism (critics might argue it's a socialistic form of communal living), cohousing developments feature houses with tiny yards, shared green spaces and ...


Grassroots effort breaks ground
Sooke News Mirror
Harbourside Cohousing in Sooke will be holding a ground breaking ceremony to celebrate the start of construction of their 31-unit Cohousing community on the waterfront in downtown Sooke at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 19, 2014. Members and friends ...


Santa Fe Reporter

Reality Bites
Santa Fe Reporter
The nearly 10-year-old development is Santa Fe's first cohousing community—an experiment in the practical application of generic values of diversity and community living. But what sounded great in theory has turned out, in practice, to be a mixed bag.


Pleasant Hill reaches agreement on tree removals with PG&E
San Jose Mercury News
... and pay the city's costs related to evaluating the work, including third-party arborists, among other provisions. But despite residents' pleas, the utility isn't considering moving the section of pipeline that runs along the western edge of ...

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Pleasant Hill reaches agreement on tree removals with PG&E
Contra Costa Times
Large oak trees provide welcoming shade to many units of the Pleasant Hill Cohousing development in Pleasant Hill, Calif., Thursday, April 10, 2014. Many of the trees on the grounds of Pleasant HIll Cohousing and along the nearby Iron Horse Trail that ...

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Il Sole 24 Ore

Londra «scopre» il cohousing: un'idea di sei famiglie diventa un esempio da ...
Il Sole 24 Ore
Copper Lane è un progetto residenziale appena realizzato a Londra che secondo gli architetti potrebbe essere una soluzione alla fame di case nella capitale. Innovativo e tradizionale al tempo stesso, è un progetto di "cohousing", una casa da ...
Il primo progetto di cohousing passivo di LondraRinnovabili

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Rinnovabili

Il primo progetto di cohousing passivo di Londra
Rinnovabili
Potrebbe sembrare insolito che nella capitale inglese non si sia mai intrapresa un'esperienza abitativa di questo tipo, anche a fronte della carenza di alloggi a prezzi accessibili che ancora oggi colpisce la città britannica, tuttavia i progetti di ...


Dredging of Searsport Harbor Threatens Maine Lobster
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 Mid-coast Maine ...


De Morgen

Consudelen, populairder dan ooit
De Morgen
Eef Tanghe woont met partner en baby in Vinderhoute, waar 31 kinderen en 32 volwassenen aan cohousing doen. Wat is hier allemaal gemeenschappelijk? Eef Tanghe: "Iedereen heeft zijn woonst, maar centraal staat er een gemeenschappelijk paviljoen ...

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De Morgen

'Hoe minder plaats in Vlaanderen, hoe interessanter cohousing wordt'
De Morgen
Cohousing klimt gestaag op de populariteitsladder en wil níet met de communes van de jaren zeventig worden vergeleken. Eef Tanghe weet er alles over. Zij geniet op twee fronten van deze vorm van (samen)wonen. Eef woont met partner en baby in ...

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la VOCE del TRENTINO

Cohousing: nuovi metodi di abitare insieme
la VOCE del TRENTINO
Né individualista condominio tradizionale, né avveniristico eco-villaggio o confusionario appartamento di studenti universitari, il fenomeno del cohousing, o più semplicemente coabitazione, si colloca come mediazione fra questi due poli: condividere ...

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Treehugger


The sharing economy comes home in Cohousing
Treehugger
Everyone talks about the sharing economy, but not that many talk about cohousing, which is a shame because it is a great example of people working together, to consciously commit to living as a community. Guardian architectural critic Rowan Moore ...


Triple Pundit

Passive House Standard Results in Energy and Cost Savings
Triple Pundit
The secret is that we live in a home at Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage, a 36-unit community constructed to the Passive House standard (although it was not certified). Homes built to the Passive House standard use a mere 10 percent of the energy for ...


Vail Daily column: Want to grow old in Eagle County?
Vail Daily News
Developers and county officials may want to consider what livable communities look like and how they may integrate into our community. There are many successful models; Green House communities, cohousing, Active Adult Community, and age restricted ...


The Guardian

Copper Lane review – an appealing, harmonious, cost-effective model for ...
The Guardian
It is, as far as they know, the first example in London of co-housing, a concept developed in Denmark in the 1960s, although Bertrand Russell floated a similar idea in an essay in the 1930s. The best-known example in Britain is Springhill, a 34-home ...


New York Times

A Family Hits the Road
New York Times
Within two months, my parents pulled my sister and me out of school, out of our cohousing community filled with hippies and artists, and into both the Toyota motor home and the great unknown of the open road before us. My dad, a psychotherapist who was ...


Great place for camping
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
We originally went up to fish for coho using our riverboat but, due to some “complications,” we never actually fished. Bank fishing was a possibility but we decided to just enjoy the trip as a camping adventure. Over the last three or four years, we've ...


la VOCE del TRENTINO

Cohousing: nuovi metodi di abitare insieme
la VOCE del TRENTINO
Né individualista condominio tradizionale, né avveniristico eco-villaggio o confusionario appartamento di studenti universitari, il fenomeno del cohousing, o più semplicemente coabitazione, si colloca come mediazione fra questi due poli: condividere ...

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Jewish Post

Local B'nai Mitzvah students serve community, world with diverse projects
Jewish Post
The final presentation was to the community at Sonora Cohousing, where she lives with her family. “It definitely had the most impact of any of the presentations,” she says. “So many residents went home to do additional research on the organization and ...


Liberty Village impresses visitors from Kazakhstan
Frederick News Post (subscription)
LIBERTYTOWN — Ten visitors from Kazakhstan ended a two-hour visit Wednesday to Liberty Village with warm feelings for the cohousing community that prides itself on sustainable practices. The professional exchange was organized by the World Trade ...

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