Cohousing in the News



Cohousing info session and tour being held next month
Sooke News Mirror
The cohousing complex is aimed at creating a safe, neighbourly environment for people to live, in a community made up of private homes. The building is waterfront, featuring views of both the water and mountains, and will have its own dock to allow ...

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Sooke News Mirror


Cohousing info session and tour being held next month
Sooke News Mirror
The cohousing complex is aimed at creating a safe, neighbourly environment for people to live, in a community made up of private homes. The building is waterfront, featuring views of both the water and mountains, and will have its own dock to allow ...


The Guardian


Cohousing: the British families embracing communal living
The Guardian
It's all thanks to the increasingly popular idea of cohousing, which originated in Denmark in the 1970s, rapidly spreading across Scandinavia, the US and Germany and, since the late 1990s, Britain. Unlike in communes, residents of cohousing communities ...


Sputnik Mundo


Proyectos inmobiliarios apuestan a la población mayor
Sputnik Mundo
El senior cohousing remonta a los años 1960 cuando se empezó a desarrollar dicha modalidad colaborativa en Dinamarca. Independientemente de las adaptaciones que han surgido a lo largo del tiempo, se tratan de cooperativas de personas que se ...


Sooke News Mirror


Sooke residents give thumbs up to development
Sooke News Mirror
Last week, the Sooke News Mirror published a story about major developments coming online, including a library, cohousing, affordable housing and brewery. Mayor Maja Tait said the developments is a sign of the community's growth. Sooke resident Alison ...

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Pacific Northwest Inlander


Know Your Neighbor
Pacific Northwest Inlander
Walking around a 3-acre site near the Perry District in East Central, Mariah McKay points out the many amenities on the land that the Spokane Cohousing group now has a purchase agreement to buy. It's home to the studio space currently used for Spokane ...


Big Think


Cohousing Could Help Solve Some of the World's Most Pressing Problems
Big Think
Today though, with growing social isolation and many lacking a sense of community, some are turning toward a different model, cohousing. Americans especially value privacy and space. To many, the idea at first glance seems less than appealing. But what ...


The Guardian


Leaseholding as the utopian alternative
The Guardian
Leasehold tenure is the choice of many utopian communities, from the garden cities of the early 20th century to the cohousing schemes now emerging in Britain. At Cannock Mill Cohousing Colchester, we have taken matters into our own hands to get the ...


Smithers Interior News


How does your dog sees the world?
Smithers Interior News
The Smithers Cohousing Association has been moving steadily along. They have 10 committed households and property in sight. Now they are turning their attention to the next steps in the project — which is the training for the group to be able to work ...


The Tennessean


New Germantown Bar wins approval for four cabanas
The Tennessean
During public hearings at the meeting, an attorney representing the Germantown Commons Homeowners Association said residents of that cohousing community opposed the outdoor party cabanas planned with extensive string lighting and audio speakers ...


Sputnik Mundo


Cohousing senior, envejecer con amigos
Sputnik Mundo
La conformación de la población está cambiando y cada vez más los países tienen a su población envejecida. Este nuevo contexto genera nuevos desafíos y respuestas. Un ejemplo de esto es el cohousing senior, cooperativas de vivienda compartidas por ...



Will housing conference provide a solution for Sevier County?
The Mountain Press
At the upcoming conference, Artspace, the Cohousing Association of the United States, and THDA's Multifamily Division will lead a discussion covering everything from codes to funding to finding renters. And the event flyer notes: "Managed by THDA, the ...



Four unique developments coming up in Sooke
BCLocalNews
Four of the new developments include a proposed library, the Western Harbour Cohousing on Sooke Rd, the Knox Centre which is affordable housing located across from the Knox Presbyterian Church, and a brewery on Otter Pt. Rd. The current library's ...

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Four unique developments coming up in Sooke
Sooke News Mirror
Some major developments are on the rise in the community as Sooke's population continues to flourish. Four of the new developments include a proposed library, the Western Harbour Cohousing on Sooke Rd, the Knox Centre which is affordable housing ...

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Sooke News Mirror


Four unique developments coming up in Sooke
Sooke News Mirror
Some major developments are on the rise in the community as Sooke's population continues to flourish. Four of the new developments include a proposed library, the Western Harbour Cohousing on Sooke Rd, the Knox Centre which is affordable housing ...


CityLab


Cohousing's Diversity Problem
CityLab
That structure would seem to make cohousing an ideal vehicle for bringing together diverse groups of people—something that's sorely needed in today's extremely polarized environment. After all, what better way for people to get truly comfortable with ...


North Shore News


Co-housing project moves forward in city
North Shore News
However, instead of cash, the Driftwood Village Cohousing is proposing to include four three-bedroom units and three two-bedroom units for 25 per cent below market rates in perpetuity. The asking price would drop from approximately $560,000 to $420,000 ...


West Seattle Blog (blog)


5 ways to spend your West Seattle Monday
West Seattle Blog (blog)
PUGET RIDGE COMMUNITY COUNCIL: 7 pm at Puget Ridge Cohousing. If you're driving, you're asked to “please park on 18th and enter through the trail entrance by the resident parking lot (by the mailbox).” Look for signs directing you to the Common ...



www.ladigetto.it - Andare a vivere da soli: ecco il progetto Cohousing
ladigetto.it
«Cohousing. Io cambio status» è il progetto dell'Agenzia provinciale per la famiglia, la natalità e le politiche giovanili ideato e realizzato con Fondazione ...

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The Guardian


Leaseholds are not the problem – abuse of them is
The Guardian
Follow the example of many residents' management companies, and community land trust, cooperative and cohousing freeholders who manage their homes equitably in the long-term interest of their residents. Stephen Hill (Land economist), London.



Alamosa News | Letter to the editor: Aging and dying in the Valley
Valley Courier
Nobody wants to age, nobody wants to die; yet it is what we all ultimately have in common. We are all going to die, when and how nobody knows. In the ...

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Letter to the editor: Aging and dying in the Valley
Valley Courier
But, we can build something that resembles cohousing, a self-governed village for people over 55 that see the beauty of a neighborhood. Another value would be taking a load of responsibility off of friends and neighbors feeling alone and responsible to ...


Stol.it


Erstes Cohousing-Projekt in Südtirol - Stol.it
Stol.it
Südtirols erstes Cohousing-Projekt steht in den Startlöchern. Jugendliche können sich ab sofort bis 2. September um einen der 32 Wohnplätze bewerben.

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Alto Adige


Primo cohousing per giovani a Bolzano: oltre trenta posti letto per gli under 35
Alto Adige
BOLZANO. Oggi, 2 agosto, è stato ufficialmente aperto il bando per i giovani altoatesini tra i 18 e 35 anni che intendono partecipare al primo progetto altoatesino di cohousing e coworking: Cohousing Rosenbach #sharingiscaring. L'obiettivo è quello di ...

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Suedtirol News


Cohousing in Rosenbach: Bewerbungen bis 2. September
Suedtirol News
Bozen – #sharingiscaring ist der Hashtag für das erste Cohousing- und Coworking-Projekt, das Land und Wohnbauinstitut gemeinsam auf den Weg bringen. Es will 18- bis 35-Jährigen den Weg zu einem selbständigen Wohnen und in ein autonomes ...

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