Cohousing in the News



United States: Growing Trends And Competition
Mondaq News Alerts
For now, cohousing communities are still a small part of the senior living sector, but their appeal is increasing. There are 165 such communities nationwide, with another 140 in the planning stages, according to the New York Times in an article ...


C-VILLE Weekly


Know your neighbors takes on a whole different meaning in cohousing
C-VILLE Weekly
An additional 10 cohousing communities are under development in the state, with EcoVillage Charlottesville in the very early stages of incubation in our backyard—and Lazar is at the helm of a second one that's also pretty close to home. The 50-year ...


The Denver Post


Denver cohousing project featured in national museum exhibit on America's evolving residential landscape
The Denver Post
A Denver cohousing community is being featured in an exhibit at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., dedicated to nontraditional housing types emerging to meet Americans' changing desires and demographics. The first residents began moving ...



Corky Pickering: Cohousing and granny cottages
Red Bluff Daily News
I first read about the cohousing concept years ago. I thought it was an exciting idea, and made so much sense I figured it would catch on like wildfire. I'm still waiting. The term generally refers to a group of people who create a commu.

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Corky Pickering: Cohousing and granny cottages
Red Bluff Daily News
I first read about the cohousing concept years ago. I thought it was an exciting idea, and made so much sense I figured it would catch on like wildfire. I'm still waiting. The term generally refers to a group of people who create a commu.

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Il “cohousing” tra anziani: una soluzione al disagio economico e sociale
Il Colibrì
Anziani soli, con una bassa pensione, ma che hanno una casa grande o comunque più stanze a disposizione, scelgono di ospitare sotto il proprio tetto altre persone che vivono nella stessa loro condizione. Ci si da una mano nelle faccende domestiche, si ...

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Il “cohousing” tra anziani: una soluzione al disagio economico e sociale
Il Colibrì
Anziani soli, con una bassa pensione, ma che hanno una casa grande o comunque più stanze a disposizione, scelgono di ospitare sotto il proprio tetto altre persone che vivono nella stessa loro condizione. Ci si da una mano nelle faccende domestiche, si ...


Republican Journal


Mes Amis plays the Common House
Republican Journal
Belfast — Gypsy jazz trio Mes Amis will perform Saturday, Feb. 3, at 3 p.m. at the Common House of Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage, 25 Village Road (off Tufts Road). Mes Amis is led by guitarist, vocalist and composer Steve Lynnworth. The trio plays an ...



News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...



Corrections: January 24, 2018
New York Times
An article on Sunday about residents of cohousing communities misstated the given name of the director of social impact initiatives at the National Cooperative Bank. He is Robert Jenkens, not Richard. THE ARTS. A children's entry in the Listings pages ...



The Almanac for Jan. 26
Litchfield County Times
What you are imagining is cohousing and what's great is that you can be an active participant in creating this custom community. RSVP to lg [at] lynngaffney [dot] com or www.facebook.com/nwctcohousing. WEL COME WEDNESDAYS: St. Peter/St. Francis School is ...



News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...


Corriere della Sera


Bologna, se la famiglia è un condominio: ecco il «cohousing»
Corriere della Sera
Email. BOLOGNA - È un piccolo paese. Si conoscono tutti, si invitano a pranzo, si fermano sul pianerottolo per due chiacchiere, portano insieme i panni in lavanderia. E soprattutto entrano gli uni nella vita degli altri. Tutto nello spazio a sei piani ...

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Corriere della Sera


Bologna, il primo «cohousing» d'Italia
Corriere della Sera
Si chiama Porto 15 ed è il primo esperimento in Italia di cohousing sociale: nello stabile, a Bologna, vivono 18 famiglie di under 35, una delle quali è composta da un gruppo di amici con sindrome di Down. In tutto 34 persone, di cui 7 bambine ...

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Filling a first-time buyers' gap
The Times
The purchase scheme is based on a successful project in north Dublin run by the Ó Cualann Cohousing Alliance. In a Ballymun estate, Ó Cualann developed 49 houses with prices starting at €140,000 for a two-bedroom house rising to €199,000 for a four ...


Irish Times


New mortgage scheme will stoke up house prices, says analyst
Irish Times
Central Bank rules will apply so borrowers will be able to take a mortgage for 90 per cent of the property's value. Borrowers will be able to choose a fixed rate of 2-2.25 per cent over 25-30 years, terms unavailable from any bank. David Hall, CEO of ...

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New York Times


There's Community and Consensus. But It's No Commune.
New York Times
Moving into a new house that's roughly a 90-second walk from that of your parents may not be the ideal living condition for most adults — in fact, for nine years that familial proximity provided most of the plot lines and barbed jokes of the TV comedy ...


Vancouver Courier


Resident dishes on life in Vancouver's first cohousing development
Vancouver Courier
Almost two years ago, residents of the city's first cohousing development — Vancouver Cohousing — moved in. Located in Kensington-Cedar Cottage on East 33rd near Argyle Street, the building, which took years to develop, features 31 units. While ...


Vancouver Courier


'Cohousing lite' enters the Vancouver housing conversation
Vancouver Courier
Chamberlain and Russell are members of Our Urban Village Cohousing, a group that's partnered with a small development firm called Tomo Spaces Inc., run by the brother-sister team of Leslie and Mark Shieh. If rezoning is ultimately approved, they plan ...


Vancouver Courier


'Cohousing lite' focuses on creating community
Vancouver Courier
“Because having young children around us, and older folks, is part of the vibrancy of community,” Chamberlain said. Their solution? A form of collaborative living that's been dubbed “cohousing lite.” Chamberlain and Russell are members of Our Urban ...


Straight.com


What's behind the Tomo name of a new Vancouver cohousing project
Straight.com
James Chamberlain is a member of the Our Urban Village cohousing group, and he noted that the project is a variation of the traditional cohousing model. In conventional cohousing projects, future neighbours purchase the land and manage the development ...


Bond Beter Leefmilieu


Cohousing en kernverdichting op topniveau in oude hoeve
Bond Beter Leefmilieu
Cohousing was nog nooit zo populair. Verschillende gezinnen die samenwonen en enkele gemeenschappelijke ruimtes delen heeft dan ook tal van voordelen. Soms geeft het zelfs toegang tot luxe die in een traditionele eengezinswoning haast onbetaalbaar is ...



News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...

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Crawley Observer


Your News: Secret Window Project seeks an end to the region's housing crisis
Crawley Observer
Leanne Phillips, Secret Window Project: We're a small group of people looking for more people to join us in setting up a co-housing project in or around Crawley. Currently called “Secret Window Project” until we gain more members and register with ...


Dublin People


Calls for more housing land
Dublin People
DEMAND for a new development of affordable housing in Ballymun is already far outstripping supply with 1,160 people on the waiting list for just 32 houses due to be built by Ó Cualann Cohousing Alliance. Ó Cualann started building its first Ballymun ...

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