Cohousing in the News


Narberth & Whitland Observer


Local AM meets with Cohousing Hafan Lâs | News | Narberth and ...
Narberth & Whitland Observer
Local Assembly Member Paul Davies has recently met with representatives of cohousing Hafan Lâs to discuss proposals for an intended eco-cohousing ...

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Pembroke & Pembroke Dock Observer


Local AM meets with Cohousing Hafan Lâs
Pembroke & Pembroke Dock Observer
Local Assembly Member Paul Davies has recently met with representatives of cohousing Hafan Lâs to discuss proposals for an intended eco-cohousing community in Pembrokeshire. The group's aim is to establish low-impact, affordable homes with at least a ...


Milford Mercury


Fishguard site found for Hafan Las cohousing project (From Milford ...
Milford Mercury
A UNIQUE local housing project says it has found a site in Fishguard which could potentially house Pembrokeshire's first cohousing community.

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North Somerset Times


Church sites in Congresbury set for conversion into 24 homes?
North Somerset Times
It has worked with St Congar's Community Cohousing to develop the proposal which seeks to emphasise a neighbourly spirit. A cohousing development allows homeowners to have their own living spaces, but there are communal facilities for activities and ...


Weston & Somerset Mercury (registration)


Church sites in Congresbury set for conversion into 24 homes?
Weston & Somerset Mercury (registration)
It has worked with St Congar's Community Cohousing to develop the proposal which seeks to emphasise a neighbourly spirit. A cohousing development allows homeowners to have their own living spaces, but there are communal facilities for activities and ...



'Earth Week' at SUNY Geneseo includes artistic, sustainable endeavors
The Livingston County News
He has taught at the college level, worked as a policy analyst for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for more than a decade, and helped design and build the cohousing village in which he now lives. “My most exciting project to date is the book ...


GazetteNET


Editorial: Smart choice for final major residential project at Village Hill in Northampton
GazetteNET
Members of the group remain enthusiastic about seeing the project through, even though some lost $15,000 deposits to Transformations. Susan Lantz, a member of the cohousing group, said in December that she and others who worked on the development ...



Cohousing sociale, il comune di Capannori se ne inventa un'altra ...
La Gazzetta di Lucca
Aperto il cantiere per la costruzione di un insediamento abitativo di housing sociale con caratteristiche di cohousing in via del Molino a Castelvecchio di ...

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Cohousing sociale, il comune di Capannori se ne inventa un'altra
La Gazzetta di Lucca
Aperto il cantiere per la costruzione di un insediamento abitativo di housing sociale con caratteristiche di cohousing in via del Molino a Castelvecchio di Compito, il primo esempio in provincia di Lucca di questo tipo di complesso residenziale ...


Lucca in Diretta


Cohousing, aperto il cantiere per un nuovo insediamento a ...
Lucca in Diretta
Aperto il cantiere per la costruzione di un insediamento abitativo di housing sociale con caratteristiche di cohousing in via del Molino a Castelvecch...

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Yukon News


Building blocks: Mount Lorne meeting imagines co-housing project
Yukon News
Particularly not with homemade wooden blocks. But that's what happened when approximately 20 people gathered at the Mount Lorne Community Centre April 11 to discuss creating a co-housing project in the hamlet of 400, located southeast of Whitehorse.


Addison County Independent


State's newest cohousing community nears opening
Addison County Independent
SOLAR PANELS ARE installed on top of one of the cottage units in the Bristol Village Co-housing project Monday afternoon. All of the project's units will be solar-powered, above. CONSTRUCTION IS NEARING completion of the Bristol Village Co-housing ...


North Somerset Times


Church buildings in Congresbury face potential housing conversion
North Somerset Times
A Barton Willmore spokesman said: “The cohousing development will not only provide a new way of living, but would also secure the long-term viable use of the Grade-I listed vicarage and refectory. “The vicarage would be converted into the common house ...



Activist Alert: Peter DeFazio in Florence, Oregonians for Science and Reason workshops, Cohousing
Eugene Weekly
The next open meeting for people interested in a new downtown cohousing for adults 55 and over is noon, Saturday, April 22. Info at eugenecohousingdowntown [at] gmail [dot] com or 541-344-5751. Cohousing Open House Day this year is Saturday, April 29, ...


MetroNews Canada


Vancouver's second cohousing development gets green light
MetroNews Canada
A proposed cohousing development at 4983-5007 Quebec Street, in Vancouver's Riley Park neighbourhood. Courtesy City of Vancouver. A proposed cohousing development at 4983-5007 Quebec Street, in Vancouver's Riley Park neighbourhood.


l'Adige - Quotidiano indipendente del Trentino Alto Adige


Co-housing, la start up della vita | l'Adige.it
l'Adige - Quotidiano indipendente del Trentino Alto Adige
Sono in nove: cinque ragazzi e quattro ragazze. Tra loro c'è chi si appresta a compiere i 19 anni e chi ne ha già 29, ma in comune - oltre ad una casa - hanno la ...

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GazetteNET


$19M rental housing project planned for Village Hill
GazetteNET
And a group of prospective residents, from whom the previous developer took deposits, will retain 5 acres of the north end of Village Hill for an intended cohousing project. They have seven months to find a new developer for that project ...


DeWereldMorgen.be


Van cohousing tot volkstuin
DeWereldMorgen.be
'Van cohousing tot volkstuin' is een belangrijk boek omdat Gerard Hautekeur erin geslaagd is op een zeer bevattelijke en indringende manier boeiende lokale voorbeelden van hoe-het-ook-anders-kan te presenteren. Het boek kan, zoals inleider Tine de ...


De Standaard


BINNENKIJKEN. High-end cohousing voor singles - De Standaard
De Standaard
Happy singles, eenoudergezinnen, afgestudeerden die zich (nog) niet willen settelen: steeds minder mensen passen in het keurslijf van huisje-tuintje-boompje.

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Staying connected in an aging world
Osceola Sun
In the first, “elder cohousing,” homes for 25 to 30 people are built around common areas where residents can garden, eat, and otherwise gather. The design is meant to encourage them not only to socialize, but to ask one another for help when they need it.



Middlesex Senior Cohousing to hold community discussion
Wicked Local Belmont
A slideshow and presentation by the founders of the Middlesex Senior Cohousing project will be followed by small facilitated discussion groups. Refreshments will be provided. Middlesex Senior Cohousing is a newly forming senior cohousing group with ...

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Cohousing comes to Millrace
The Record
Cohousing is an intentional living community, where residents choose to live collaboratively. It mixes the public and private lives; members live in their own homes, but share a communal space. The group will have one communal meal a week, shared ...



Cohousing Part II: Cohousing movement in the United States
Michigan State University Extension
The Danish term bofællesskab, or living community, was introduced in the U.S. as cohousing by two Americans, Katie McCamant and Chuck Durrett, who studied architecture in Denmark. McCamant and Durrett adapted a participatory process from Denmark ...



Cohousing Part I: Creating community and reducing social isolation
Michigan State University Extension
Cohousing originated in Denmark in the 1960s when a group of families decided that the existing housing in Denmark did not meet their needs. These families were inspired by a newspaper article titled “Children Should Have One Hundred Parents,” written ...

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Utopia, the American Dream and cohousing: Part I | MSU Extension
Michigan State University Extension
Cohousing is designed to be the “missing link between Utopia and the dated single family house” and a reaction to suburbia.

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