Cohousing in the News


Radio New Zealand


Nelson co-housing group wants to improve home ownership chances
Radio New Zealand
In answer to a question from councillor Matt Lawrey about lending rules for co-housing, Mr Hobbs said Kiwibank had indicated it would support the concept. "We would like it to be accessible to walking and cycling and we know there are different models ...


Santa Cruz Sentinel


Santa Cruz' Walnut Commons: Affordable housing alternative?
Santa Cruz Sentinel
SANTA CRUZ >> When Walnut Commons was finished in 2014, the price to buy a condo in the three-story co-housing development was attractive — less than buying a traditional condo. Home prices have risen dramatically since then but that still holds true ...


Alto Adige Innovazione (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)


«Terza età: cohousing e servizi a domicilio per migliorare l'abitare»
Alto Adige Innovazione (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)
Migliorare l'abitare per la terza età, analizzando gli interventi concreti e i progetti da realizzare nel breve periodo a favore delle politiche abitative destinate agli anziani. Il tema è stato al centro dell'incontro di oggi (6 luglio) fra l ...


Bouw & Wonen


Architectuurcafé: Cohousing in de Kempen
Bouw & Wonen
Je eigen woning met een beetje meer. Een grote tuin, fuifzaal, zwembad, gastenkamer of deelauto bijvoorbeeld. En buren die je af en toe een handje helpen. Dat zijn de ingrediënten van een cohousing-project. Tijdens dit architectuurcafé zetten AR-TUR, ...



Retirement: Housing options for single retirees
Chicago Tribune
Cohousing. This works a bit like a modern commune. Members typically buy their own apartment or home and pay monthly membership dues to be part of the community and use a common area for meals, socializing and events. Most aren't set up to provide ...


Bangor Daily News


Tour of clean energy homes of the future on Aug. 1
Bangor Daily News
BELFAST — Sundog Solar is hosting a solar tour 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, at Belfast Cohousing, 25 Village Road. This is an opportunity to view three completely different solar electric systems, speak with Sundog Solar specialists, and view the ...


Planning & Building Control Today


Community Housing Fund to boost affordable housing | Planning ...
Planning & Building Control Today
The Government has launched an affordable housing fund that will help unite communities to build and refurbish the affordable housing they need.

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www.insideottawavalley.com/


Perth seniors get co-housing
www.insideottawavalley.com/
Perth town council has given approval for an innovative co-housing initiative in the old PerthWorks yard. “It's great to see a local group come forward with innovative housing (ideas),” said Forbes Symon, Perth town hall's director of development and ...


Straight.com


Cohousing opens the door to affordability in City of North Vancouver
Straight.com
Cohousing is a collaborative-housing model in which neighbours with private homes work together to develop and manage their properties. They also share amenities: typically, a community kitchen, a play area for children, a workspace, and a guest suite.


Blog di Beppe Grillo (Blog)


Silver Cohousing: l'abitare condiviso per gli over 65
Blog di Beppe Grillo (Blog)
Un capitolo rilevantissimo riguarda il “Silver cohousing”, che affronta le conseguenze dell'invecchiamento della popolazione sulle finanze pubbliche e sulla protezione sociale, promuovendo l'invecchiamento attivo e la solidarietà tra generazioni. Sono ...

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