Cohousing in the News


NextFab to open another location in NoLibs this fall [Startup Roundup]
Technical.ly
He'll be joining Gartner. Oxford Mills, the cohousing space for teachers in Kensington, is now open, which means that edtech incubator Education Design Studio, Inc. can house its second class there. Cultureworks, the Center City coworking space for ...


You have how many f@#king roommates?!: On cohousing communities vs. the ...
Sacramento News & Review
The very first American cohousing development was built 23 years ago, right here in Davis. Inspired by similar setups in Denmark, Muir Commons was the answer to families who wanted community, but also private homes, careers and close proximity to urban ...


You have how many f@#king roommates?!: On cohousing communities vs. the ...
Sacramento News & Review
The very first American cohousing development was built 23 years ago, right here in Davis. Inspired by similar setups in Denmark, Muir Commons was the answer to families who wanted community, but also private homes, careers and close proximity to urban ...


House and home
Sacramento News & Review
And so I read, with great curiosity, SN&R staff writer Janelle Bitker's inside look on what it's like to live as part of a cohousing community (see “You have how many f@#king roommates?!,” SN&R Feature Story, page 19). Cohousing, as in multiple roommates.


Triple Pundit

Ultra-Energy Efficient Homes: Are They Worth the Upfront Cost?
Triple Pundit
All 36 homes at Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage (BCE) in Midcoast Maine have Zehnder heat recovery ventilation (HRV) systems, that transfer 90 percent of the heat from the exhaust air to the intake air before it exits the home. Stale air is removed from ...


Casa, il progetto del Comune: co-housing e fondi per i giovani
La Repubblica Bologna.it
Casa, il progetto del Comune: co-housing e fondi per i giovani L'edificio di via del Porto Sedici alloggi, una quarantina di posti letto e zone comuni in via del Porto, nel primo co-housing pubblico a Bologna, destinato a giovani e famiglie, dalla ...
Nuovo impulso al primo intervento di cohousing pubblico a BolognaSassuolo 2000

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Nuovo impulso al primo intervento di cohousing pubblico a Bologna
Sassuolo 2000
Al centro di questo modello di cohousing, come nelle esperienze diffuse nel Nord Europa, sono gli spazi comuni ai residenti, dedicati a servizi e attività che saranno individuati, resi funzionali ai bisogni e gestiti dai cohousers attraverso un ...

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Summer Events!
Gainesville Sun
Gainesville Cohousing is hosting a "Stars & Stripes" Picnic for families! There will be free food, games and raffles. For more information, visit the Gainesville Cohousing Website. Speaking of events, if you know of any local events, or if you're ...


Summer Events!
Gainesville Sun
Gainesville Cohousing is hosting a "Stars & Stripes" Picnic for families! There will be free food, games and raffles. For more information, visit the Gainesville Cohousing Website. Speaking of events, if you know of any local events, or if you're ...


Safety and selling food
Boulder Daily Camera
One of the people taking the class will be 12-year-old Jasey Chanders, who sells baked goods to her neighbors in the Nyland Cohousing community. Her mother, Kiki, who will take the class with her, says Jasey is happy where her business is now but wants ...

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Rezoning moves millrace development forward
Goshen News
GOSHEN — Plans for a new 16-unit cohousing development along Goshen's millrace took a major step forward during a meeting of the Goshen Plan Commission Tuesday afternoon. During Tuesday's meeting, the commission gave its blessing to a request ...

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Safety and selling food
Boulder Daily Camera
Jasey Chanders, 12, has started a food business selling baked goods to her neighbors in Nyland Cohousing. She, along with her mother, Kiki, plan to take a class on the Cottage Food Act offered by the Colorado State Extension of Boulder County. If you go.

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Sociale interactie door architectuur
de Architect
Cohousing is precies het onderwerp waarvan ik een week eerder besloten had dat dit het startpunt van mijn blog zou zijn. Met cohousing als uitgangspunt wil ik schrijven over de invloed van ruimtelijk ontwerp en architectuur op de sociale interactie ...


Washington Post

A new generation of 'Golden Girls' embrace communal living as they get older
Washington Post
Communal living can take different forms, including a landlord-tenant model such as Moore's, a cohousing type in which a group rents or buys a house together, and a version in which an older person rents out rooms at a reduced rate in exchange for ...


Washington Post

A new generation of 'Golden Girls' embrace communal living as they get older
Washington Post
Communal living can take different forms, including a landlord-tenant model such as Moore's, a cohousing type in which a group rents or buys a house together, and a version in which an older person rents out rooms at a reduced rate in exchange for ...

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ThurstonTalk

Neighborhood Notes – Woodard Lane Cohousing
ThurstonTalk
Monroe is one of the driving forces behind the Woodard Lane Cohousing development in West Olympia. “We're an intentional community of people who want to keep the privacy and ownership of their own homes but still want to have community and still get ...


Pitching Visions of an Affordable San Francisco at 'Hack the Housing Crisis'
San Francisco Public Press
Cohousing California's Betsy Morris started her session by encouraging the audience to stand up, stretch and yell. The Bay Area's depressed job market has increased demand for affordable housing, yet funding for affordable units is scarce, Morris said.

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Visionaries Pitch Solutions at 'Hack the Housing Crisis'
San Francisco Public Press
Cohousing California's Betsy Morris started her session by encouraging the audience to stand up, stretch and yell. This attitude underscored her approach to the presentation, which focused on co-living as an affordable housing solution. The Bay Area's ...

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The Guardian

Observer Ethical Awards 2014 winners: Lancaster Cohousing
The Guardian
This is Lancaster co-housing: "an interesting middle way between a conventional street and a commune," says retired resident Kevin Frea. It's an astonishing achievement. Not only does the 75-strong community live in ultra-efficient passive housing ...


Boulder's Living Arts Schools teaches folk arts, lost skills
The Daily Camera
The school also works with Shepherd Valley Waldorf School and Silver Sage cohousing, teaching skills growing more common nowadays such as canning, fermentation, cheesemaking and soapmaking. But the school includes more unusual offerings such ...


Cercasi inserimento in contesti di cohousing per nuovo stile di vita
Il Cambiamento
Sono una ragazza di 23 anni, alla ricerca di uno stile di vita differente da quello propinato dal contesto attuale. Cerco inserimento in contesti di cohousing che offrano la possibilità di imparare a coltivare frutta, piante, erbe, con possibilità di ...


Housing group seeks extension on real estate deal with City Hall
Park Record
Greenpark Cohousing, LLC won the right to purchase the land -- 1450 Park Ave. and 1460 Park Ave. -- for $400,000 in 2012. The deal was not completed as the group wound its way through City Hall's development process, eventually winning the necessary ...


Ravens' Roost Cohousing Open House
Alaska Dispatch
See photos from 120 other cohousing neighborhoods across the country. Check out our architectural renderings and 3-D site plan, including kids' play areas, gardens, workshop, Common House, and other gathering areas. Neighbors get to know each other ...


Cohousing group looking for families to join in
Gainesville Sun
Gainesville Cohousing, a group of 11 families planning to create a sustainable neighborhood in northwest Gainesville, has purchased a 4.75-acre plot of land at 4500 NW 27th Ave. and hired Gainesville-based Flannigan Construction. Brooks Nelson, the ...

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Cohousing group looking for families to join in
Gainesville Sun
Correction: Gainesville Cohousing, a group of 11 families planning to create a sustainable neighborhood in northwest Gainesville, has purchased a 4.75-acre plot of land at 4500 NW 27th Ave. and hired The Flanagan Companies of Gainesville to construct it.

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