Cohousing in the News


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60 years on, Mechnical Elephant marvel returns to Halton Mill
virtual-lancaster (blog)
“We got Halton Mill as part of the deal,” said Chris Coates, one of the original members of Lancaster Cohousing who has managed the renovation of the Mill. “We decided to create a low carbon workspace for small enterprises, local people, community ...


EarthTalk for Aug. 12, 2013 - Sharing is Caring
The Paper Magazine
“In a shareable world, things like car sharing, clothing swaps, childcare coops, potlucks, and cohousing make life more fun, green, and affordable,” reports Shareable. “When we share, not only is a better life possible, but so is a better world.” The ...


The Architecture Foundation Presents: Three Conversations on “Culture + ...
ArchDaily
... cultural venues (such as a bold campaign by the Southbank Skateboarders to get the undercroft protected as a village green), and whether self-build projects and co-housing initiatives could be the solution to circumnavigate the strangled housing ...


Lancaster Today

Councillor's new president role
Lancaster Today
Chris added: “I have lived in some sort of communal set up on and off for more than 30 years, but I never dreamed that it might one day lead to being head of an international academic organisation.” Chris lives with his partner at Forgebank Cohousing ...


Today's Highlights (Aug. 10)
Corvallis Gazette Times
Explore cohousing at CoHo Ecovillage, and at Oakleigh Meadow Cohousing in Eugene at 3 p.m. Information: www.cohousing-. corvallis.com. Fifteenth anniversary show, 2 p.m., Interzone, 1563 N.W. Monroe Ave. Featuring David Dondero, Angries, Propfouler ...


Franklin Co. Housing Authority gets grant for repairs
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Franklin Co. Housing Authority gets grant for repairs. Date: 08/09/2013 01:23:50 PM EDT. PHILADELPHIA -- The Franklin County Housing Authority has been awarded a $428,410 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grant to make ...

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Co-ops, collectives offer urban housing options
MiBiz
Today, it is known as collective or cohousing and those who are opting for these shared living arrangements are doing it more out of financial necessity or as a way to follow their social beliefs. Hannah Reischl, 22, said her first collective housing ...


Elkhart Co. housing sales, prices and construction on the rise. See the stats
Elkhart Truth (blog)
Elkhart Co. housing sales, prices and construction on the rise. See the stats. Posted on August 2, 2013 by Tim Vandenack. Friday Aug. 2, 2013. Foreclosures in Elkhart County are down, home sales are up, average home sales prices are on the rise and ...


A Lifestyle that Sustains
Wicked Local- Salem
Working as an architect in New England in the 1980s, I was introduced to the concept of cohousing, which reminded me of the extended family we had left in Oregon. In fact, when I walked onto my first cohousing community every cell in my body remembered ...


Nelson co-housing group brings 'Happy' to Civic Theatre
Nelson Star
Happy takes us on a journey from the swamps of Louisiana to the co-housing communities of Denmark to the slums of Kolkata in search of what really makes people happy. Combining real life stories of people from around the world and powerful interviews ...

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