Cohousing in the News


Suggerimenti per occupazione socialmente utile nell'ambito dell'agriturismo ...
Il Cambiamento
sono Graziano 55anni della prov. di Como. Ho lavorato per 34anni in una azienda di telecomunicazioni come progettista. Vorrei cambiare la qualità della mia vita impiegando il tempo della mia giornata per un'occupazione socialmente utile nell'ambito ...



Praiseworthy, Nov. 17, 2014: Harry Hooper presentation full of interesting facts
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Experiencing our first downtown Santa Cruz Halloween, was a pleasant surprise for those of us living in Walnut Commons Cohousing at Walnut Avenue and Center Street. Anticipating some rambunctious crowds, we decided to take turns standing watch on ...


Praiseworthy, Nov. 17, 2014: Harry Hooper presentation full of interesting facts
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Experiencing our first downtown Santa Cruz Halloween, was a pleasant surprise for those of us living in Walnut Commons Cohousing at Walnut Avenue and Center Street. Anticipating some rambunctious crowds, we decided to take turns standing watch on ...


Het Nieuwsblad

Cohousing Waasland gaat voor duurzaam
Het Nieuwsblad
Ook voor Abllo, Samenhuizen vzw en Cohousing Waasland is energiezuinig bouwen een belangrijk thema. Deze organisaties namen dan ook het voortouw in een fietstocht die langs verschillende duurzame plekjes in Sint-Niklaas leidde. Ook een bezoek ...


Arts & Entertainment Calendar: Nov. 13 - 19
The Recorder
SHEESHAM & LOTUS & SON perform old-time roots music. 7:30 p.m. Pioneer Valley CoHousing Community, 120 Pulpit Hill Road, Amherst. Noted for their highly original presentation, they have created a sonic and visual language that is very much their own ...

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SFGate

Bay Area arts and entertainment picks, Nov. 9
SFGate
Charles Durrett, author of “The Senior Cohousing Handbook,” talks about reviving community and how this social movement can complement our lives. It's a realistic approach to countering the social pathologies that affect us personally and collectively, ...


Nevada County town looks to create 'Opportunity Village'
The Union of Grass Valley
“We want to make sure this village is as elegantly conceived and implemented as we can possibly accomplish,” said Durrett, who, with wife Kathryn McCamant, led the creation of Nevada City's cohousing community and Wolf Creek Senior Cohousing in Grass ...



Cohousing project continues to grow
UI The Daily Iowan
Iowa City Cohousing is continuing to build up money and membership, as demonstrated at an informational meeting held on Tuesday night. The idea of cohousing was developed in Denmark; it revolves around a community of sharing and being ...


State grants $510000 for 'zero net energy' projects in Amherst, Northampton ...
GazetteNET
There will be three types of net zero energy homes — 23 single-family, 15 duplexes and a 30-unit cohousing community. The grant is earmarked for the duplexes. The company also received a $20,000 grant to help build zero net energy homes on Laurel ...


Newnotizie

Co-housing: coabitare è bello
Newnotizie
La casa è da sempre un'istituzione per gli italiani, il luogo dove amano rifugiarsi (e trovare conforto), soprattutto nei momenti più difficili. Ma qualcosa potrebbe cambiare, spianando la strada a un nuovo modo di vivere l'abitazione, intesa non più ...


Cohousing, abitare insieme a Brescia: se ne parla il 5 novembre all'Urban Center
Bsnews.it
Mercoledì 5 novembre alle 17 si terrà, all'Urban Center di via San Martino della Battaglia 18, l'incontro pubblico “Abitare insieme a Brescia. Cohousing, una proposta per abitare”, organizzato dall'associazione “La Città Essenziale” e dall'Urban Center ...

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All'Urban Center un incontro sul cohousing
Qui Brescia
(red.) Mercoledì 5 novembre alle 17 si terrà, all'Urban Center di via San Martino della Battaglia 18, l'incontro pubblico “Abitare insieme a Brescia. Cohousing, una proposta per abitare”, organizzato dall'associazione “La Città Essenziale” e dall'Urban ...

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Triple Pundit

Legacy Vital Records Company Receives Sustainability Facelift
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 ...


Design is underway at Jubilee Cohousing project in Floyd
Southwest Virginia Today
Members agree that creating your own cohousing neighborhood with your future neighbors is tremendously rewarding and a considerable time and energy commitment. Jubilee has future residents currently living in states as far away as Maine, New ...


UrbanPost

Cohousing Torino: un progetto per rispondere agli sfratti delle famiglie numerose
UrbanPost
Si parla ancora di cohousing: l'ultima iniziativa di coabitazione arriva da Torino, dove ogni anno sono 4.000 le famiglie ad essere sfrattate per morosità, secondo i dati forniti dal Ministero e riportati dalla rivista online Redattore Sociale ...


Het Nieuwsblad

Eerste project cohousing zoekt nog enkele deelnemers
Het Nieuwsblad
Het principe van cohousing is simpel. Mensen die allen een eigen woning willen, maar gebruikmaken van gemeenschappelijke faciliteiten en daar nog liefst een plekje in een leuke omgeving voor vinden. De zoektocht naar zo'n locatie loopt niet altijd ...


Cercasi persone con cui condividere progetto di cohousing
Il Cambiamento
Buongiorno, cerco persone con cui condividere progetto di co-housing a Candia Canavese (TO) in casolare rurale di fine 800 con cortile. Il paese è ben servito dai mezzi pubblici, sia bus che treno. Sono disponibili foto, mappe e disegni rilasciati dal ...


Care2.com

Are Booming 'Sharing Economy' Businesses Really About Sharing?
Care2.com
Cohousing coach Raines Cohen introduced me to a term I somehow missed in all this: 'sharewashing', which is a play on the term 'greenwashing.' Raines described 'sharewashing' as a marketing term involving “companies that are extracting profits from ...


The Globe and Mail


Vancouver co-housing movement gains traction
The Globe and Mail
Vancouver's first co-housing project is finally under construction and presales are almost sold out, with only three units remaining. The 31-unit project, located at 1733 E. 33rd Ave. on Vancouver's east side, ranges from studios to four-bedroom units.



More talk about cohousing this weekend in Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News
The Livewell Cohousing group is hosting a talk by author and architect Chuck Durrett again in Qualicum Beach this Sunday, October 26. Livewell president and founder Gary Morrison said Durret has designed over 50 cohousing communities in the U.S., New ...

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Talk to lender rather than skip mortgage payments
Chicago Tribune
According to the Cohousing Association of the United States (cohousing.org), "cohousing is a type of intentional, collaborative housing in which residents actively participate in the design and operation of their neighborhoods. Cohousing provides the ...


Capitol Hill Times


Unique cohousing project slated for 12th Avenue
Capitol Hill Times
In 2008, they bought a property on 12th Street between Howell and Olive with plans to transform it into a cohousing development. About a year ago, each resident who will be living in the building invested $30,000 into the project, making them members ...


Ham&High

Co-Housing: Combatting loneliness in Muswell Hill eco retirement development
Ham&High
Three new co-housing developments in London, all designed by Pollard Thomas Edwards and backed by developer Hanover, are aiming to provide a remedy to this situation. Maria Brenton, 69, is part of a group, Cohousing Woodside, planning to move into a ...


Ham&High

Co-Housing: Combatting loneliness in Muswell Hill eco retirement development
Ham&High
Three new co-housing developments in London, all designed by Pollard Thomas Edwards and backed by developer Hanover, are aiming to provide a remedy to this situation. Maria Brenton, 69, is part of a group, Cohousing Woodside, planning to move into a ...


Rocky Corner cohousing development wins funding, closes on Bethany land
Milford-Orange Bulletin
BETHANY >> Rocky Corner, Connecticut's first cohousing development, has won funding from two community groups and closed on a former dairy farm property in Bethany. The 33-acre land purchase was completed on Sept. 23, securing the former Elsie ...

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