Cohousing in the News


Letters for August 14, 2014
Sacramento News & Review
Many people in the United States are turning to cohabitation, or cohousing, a type of intentional, collaborative housing in which residents actively participate in the operation of their neighborhoods, as a means of achieving a stronger sense of community.

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5 things to know for your Sunday in Indiana
The Elkhart Truth
Residents see potential for close-knit community in cohousing neighborhood. A cohousing development in Goshen is closer than ever to breaking ground. The neighborhood would be designed and managed by a coalition of residents who make decisions ...

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Goshen residents plan cohousing neighborhood
Vincennes Sun Commercial
It was about three years ago in May that Mary Ellen Meyer realized she and her husband would not be able to live in their house much longer. Mary Ellen and Albert Meyer, now in their 80s, have lived in their two-story home in the Mill Race Shanklin ...

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Goshen residents plan cohousing neighborhood
Danbury News Times
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — It was about three years ago in May that Mary Ellen Meyer realized she and her husband would not be able to live in their house much longer. Mary Ellen and Albert Meyer, now in their 80s, have lived in their two-story home in the ...


Goshen residents plan cohousing neighborhood
CT Post
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — It was about three years ago in May that Mary Ellen Meyer realized she and her husband would not be able to live in their house much longer. Mary Ellen and Albert Meyer, now in their 80s, have lived in their two-story home in the ...


Goshen residents plan cohousing neighborhood
Greenwich Time
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — It was about three years ago in May that Mary Ellen Meyer realized she and her husband would not be able to live in their house much longer. Mary Ellen and Albert Meyer, now in their 80s, have lived in their two-story home in the ...

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Goshen residents in search of a close-knit community plan cohousing ...
Greenfield Daily Reporter
An important aspect of cohousing neighborhoods is that neighbors must make the decisions together. In some cases, small task groups are formed to manage certain aspects of the neighborhood, like doing the landscaping or cleaning the common house.

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Goshen residents in search of a close-knit community plan cohousing ...
The Elkhart Truth
An important aspect of cohousing neighborhoods is that neighbors must make the decisions together. In some cases, small task groups are formed to manage certain aspects of the neighborhood, like doing the landscaping or cleaning the common house.

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Kiplinger Personal Finance

Living at Home, But Not Home Alone
Kiplinger Personal Finance
If you like the idea of spending a lot of time with your neighbors, consider cohousing. Residents typically buy their apartments or townhouses and jointly own outdoor space and a "common house." There, residents can cook in a spacious kitchen and share ...


New, adaptive developments
North Denver Tribune
The co-housing community would be composed of private homes supplemented by shared facilities, and planned, owned and managed by the residents. Residents would share activities including cooking, dining, child care, gardening, and governance of the ...

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Why Not Here In Lyons?
lyonsrecorder
The Boulder County Housing Authority is collaborating with The Art Underground and Louisville Artists Cohousing to incorporate designs for a 210-seat theater and shared studio and living spaces for artists into plans for an affordable housing ...


Regina Leader-Post

Co-housing project struggles to sell units
Regina Leader-Post
REGINA — The group behind Regina's first co-housing development is discovering that the idea is harder to sell than expected. Prairie Spruce Commons Cohousing was hoping to break ground on its Badham Boulevard condominium project next month, but ...

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Daily Market Update
Canadian Mortgage Broker News
A co-housing development in Regina is reporting weaker than hoped sales of their units. The Prairie Spruce Commons Cohousing project was hoping to break ground next month but will now be delayed until next spring. Negotiations with the contractor have ...


Co-housing project struggles to sell units
Regina Leader-Post
The group behind Regina's first co-housing development is discovering that the idea is harder to sell than expected. Prairie Spruce Commons Cohousing was hoping to break ground on its Badham Boulevard condominium project next month, but that start ...

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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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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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ECOVILLAGGIO-COHOUSING IN LUNIGIANA
Il Cambiamento
ECOVILLAGGIO-COHOUSING IN LUNIGIANA CERCHIAMO PERSONE MOTIVATE PER RIABITARE UN ANTICO MERAVIGLIOSO BORGO RURALE CON 6 ETTARI DI TERRENO IN LUOGO COMODO E IMMERSO NEL VERDE TRA VILLAFRANCA IN ...


Senigallianotizie.it

Autocostruzione e co-housing: otto incontri Senigallia per avere tutte le ...
Senigallianotizie.it
Edilizia: il cantiere dell'autocostruzione a Senigallia Senigallia si candida ancora una volta ad essere protagonista di un nuovo progetto di autocostruzione e co-housing con possibile contributo regionale fino a 50.000,00 euro ad appartamento.


Seven Days

Architect William Maclay Champions Net-Zero Building
Seven Days
"Society in general reacted like, 'This is too far out,'" recalls Waitsfield architect William Maclay whose own 1970s building project — the Dimetrodon Cluster Housing — was an early experiment in solar-powered cohousing. "Far out" doesn't describe ...


Montgomery County community calendar, July 31 to Aug. 7, 2014
Washington Post
7-9 p.m., Eastern Village Cohousing, 7981 Eastern Ave., Silver Spring. $50, includes wine, beer, refreshments, and light snacks. Tickets will not be sold at the door. 240-773-9420 or www.eventbee.com/v/folssreading. Second Wind concert, rock-and-roll ...

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Letters for July 24, 2014
Sacramento News & Review
Cohousing is a great option for those interested in a more relaxed sense of community, while living more sustainable lives. In particular, Fair Oaks EcoHousing is currently seeking new members to help develop a cohousing community with eco-housing ...

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Requiem for an idiot box
Sacramento News & Review
Editor's Note It's time for Sacramentans to let their lawns die, stop watering the sidewalks and enforce violations. Letters SN&R readers write in about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the legalization of marijuana, vaccinating children and cohousing ...

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Sacramento News & Review
Editor's Note It's time for Sacramentans to let their lawns die, stop watering the sidewalks and enforce violations. Letters SN&R readers write in about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the legalization of marijuana, vaccinating children and cohousing ...

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Drop-kick the self-judgement
Sacramento News & Review
Editor's Note It's time for Sacramentans to let their lawns die, stop watering the sidewalks and enforce violations. Letters SN&R readers write in about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the legalization of marijuana, vaccinating children and cohousing ...

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Turn off, dry out, pay up
Sacramento News & Review
Editor's Note It's time for Sacramentans to let their lawns die, stop watering the sidewalks and enforce violations. Letters SN&R readers write in about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the legalization of marijuana, vaccinating children and cohousing ...

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