Cohousing in the News


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Energy Fair and Green Open Homes Weekend
virtual-lancaster (blog)
There'll be a chance to tour the neighbouring Lancaster Cohousing development, with its award winning passivhaus eco homes and renewable energy technologies. You can also see England's biggest community hydro scheme, currently under construction.


Business vs. environmentalism? Tucson puts the old lie to bed
Arizona Republic
Those signed on so far are a diverse lot, including Arizona Beds, The Solar Store, Loring Wood Products, Lotus Garden restaurant, Janie and Barrie Herr Realtors, VIP Mortgage on Oracle, Milagro Cohousing Common House, Blind Tech and the Wild Wild ...


Top stories you may have missed
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
... traditionally have been overwhelmingly boys and men. 5. Iowa City cohousing project moving forward: The project, called Prairie Hill, was proposed by the Friends of Iowa City. They will file for a rezoning application to build the housing units ...


Triple Pundit

Offshore Floating Nuclear Power Plant Concept Under Development
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 ...


Iowa City cohousing project moving forward
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Iowa City is inching closer to having their first cohousing project. The project, called Prairie Hill, was proposed by the Friends of Iowa City. They will file for a rezoning application to build the housing units next Thursday. It will be submitted ...


SUNY Potsdam to screen film "Within Reach: A Journey to Find a Sustainable ...
North Country Now
Along the way, they explored ecovillages, cohousing communities, co-op houses, communes, transition towns and their own principles and commitment. The film will be followed by a panel discussion by a group of students who traveled to two ecovillages, ...


Ken Maiuri's Tuned In: John Sheldon's “The Red Guitar” and more music ...
GazetteNET
They'll perform at the Pioneer Cohousing Great Room, 120 Pulpit Hill Road in Amherst, Friday at 7:30 p.m.. Classically trained Americana sisters Ari and Mia have packed up their fiddle and cello and left their Boston home to tour the Northeast in ...


Earth Year: May events prompt reflections on relationship to the planet
Corvallis Gazette Times
Coho Ecovillage Tour, Corvallis: 10:30 a.m. Sunday, May 4; Oakleigh Meadow CoHousing Tour, Eugene: 2:30 p.m. May 4. Learn about co-housing at these two co-housing communities during free tours. Sign up at cohocontact [at] cohoecovillage [dot] org or ...

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Come risparmiare sul mutuo adottando il cohousing
The Blasting News
Se non tira una buona aria nel panorama immobiliare è matematico che ne risenta anche il settore dei mutui. Chi è desideroso di acquistare una casa ha però a disposizione un buon numero di alternative per risparmiare sul costo del mutuo. Mettendo Mutuo ...


Santa Cruz Community Calendar
Good Times
You need JavaScript enabled to view it :: Classes; 07:00pm - 09:00pm Cohousing Forum at the MAH by This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it :: Groups; 07:00pm - 08:00pm Marijuana Anonymous by ...


Heather Place rezoning: City Council approves new family rental housing complex
The Vancouver Observer
... does not equal "affordable housing", so the net gain may not be quite as great as the Mayor's office claims. Other affordable-housing moves by the City include approving more laneway housing, as well as signing off on Vancouver's first co-housing ...

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Opinion: Who are you calling old?
24dash (press release)
What potential is there for co-housing communities with greater involvement? What about inter-generational models with mixed tenure? Shaping a brighter future for our older people is a significant challenge, one that must surely be based around helping ...


The Guardian

Top 10 eco homes: your favourite is …
The Guardian
The other runner-up, with precisely the same number of votes, was Lilac co-housing project in Leeds – it has re-drawn all the rules and come up with a radical new model in the form of a mutual home ownership scheme and a new way of owning a stake in ...


Ann Arbor area co-housing communities growing in recession's wake
MLive.com
The Sunward, Great Oak and Touchstone co-housing communities in Scio Township are part of an international movement that started in Denmark and has been catching on across the United States. “It's bringing back the old neighborhoods,” Touchstone ...


Casa - Guidone.it

"Cohousing": l'Italia scopre la coabitazione a risparmio
Casa - Guidone.it
Il “cohousing” in Italia è ancora poco conosciuto e ancor meno praticato. Strano a dirsi se si pensa che proprio nelle montagne del Nord e in Pianura Padana le antiche cascine erano un esempio ben chiaro di coabitazione d'altri tempi. Dove è finita ...


As rationing begins, no direct offset for growth
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Even development projects like the green-minded Walnut Commons co-housing in downtown Santa Cruz are not required by the city to directly offset their new water use by performing retrofits offsite, like builders do in the Soquel Creek Water District.


The Independent

How to build a house...with 20 friends: Families across the country are ...
The Independent
There are now 14 built co-housing projects in Britain, with more than 40 groups also working up plans, according to the UK Cohousing Network, a support organisation which shares knowledge between groups such as this. Mostly, these are outside the ...


Local Happenings
Alameda Sun
1 p.m. “Senior Co-Housing”: A discussion of the trend of senior co-housing. Free for seniors. Mastick Senior Center, 1155 Santa Clara Ave. (Pre-registration required: 747-7506). • 5:30 to 7 p.m. Fundraiser: Final charity night presented by the Alameda ...

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Team buoyed by response to Paterson Park forums
Delta-Optimist
It envisions an inclusive community that includes many facets: a mix of owned and rental units, seniors housing, assisted living and full residential care, adult and child day care, as well as co-housing units and a designated residential dementia care ...


Residents put forward ideas of community housing in Oxford
Oxford Mail
A GROUP of Oxfordshire residents has taken a step towards building the county's first community housing development. Oxford Cohousing worked with agency Transition by Design to create an artist's impression of how the site will look and claims it could ...


Herald Series

Residents put forward ideas of community housing in Oxford
Herald Series
A GROUP of Oxfordshire residents has taken a step towards building the county's first community housing development. Oxford Cohousing worked with agency Transition by Design to create an artist's impression of how the site will look and claims it could ...

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The Oxford Times

Residents put forward ideas of community housing in Oxford
The Oxford Times
A GROUP of Oxfordshire residents has taken a step towards building the county's first community housing development. Oxford Cohousing worked with agency Transition by Design to create an artist's impression of how the site will look and claims it could ...

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From Canada to Katmandu
Vermont Public Radio
in the common dining room of the Burlington Cohousing East Village community on Sat. May 3rd at 7:30 p.m. Folks interested in attending could make a reservation by calling (802-399-2459). Jazz great Bucky Pizzareli will be in Haverhill, New Hampshire ...


Oceanside Events
Oceanside Star
Garden advice and more. Admission free. Info: 752-3694. Cohousing: Is it for you? Meet & greet info session, 2-4 p.m., Quality Foods Upstairs. All welcome. Eaglecrest Garden Club's annual Plant Sale, 8 a.m. to noon, 531 Yambury Rd., Qualicum Beach.

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Il Sole 24 Ore

I nuovi progetti di cohousing passano attraverso la Rete
Il Sole 24 Ore
«Non esiste un modello predefinito di cohousing, perché sono diversi i fattori in gioco: i desideri dei cohouser, la collocazione del complesso in un contesto rurale o urbano, la tipologia di intervento edilizio: nuova costruzione o ristrutturazione ...

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