Cohousing in the News



Hasselt: Stad wil cohousing project realiseren op schoolsite in Vorststraat
Limburgnieuws.be
Wanneer basisschool De Kameleon begin volgend jaar haar laatste activiteiten naar de Pastorijstraat verhuist, wil het Hasseltse stadsbestuur op de vrijgekomen gronden in de Vorststraat een cohousing project realiseren. Hiermee speelt ze in op de ...

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The Park Record


Park City starts preliminary tasks on Old Town worker housing
The Park Record
Officials at one time intended to sell the land to a group that wanted to build an unorthodox development, known as a cohousing project. That deal was never finalized amid financing issues. City Hall later opted to develop the land itself. Officials ...



Upcoming events in Watertown for October and November
Wicked Local Watertown
“Senior Cohousing: Taking Charge of the Rest of Your Life” — a community conversation: 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30, Watertown Public Library, 123 Main St., Watertown. The Middlesex Senior Cohousing Initiative's second community conversation of the year.


The Wellesley News


Co-housing caters to the modern family
The Wellesley News
Americans have European Protestants to thank for our nativity scenes during the Christmas holiday period, according to Ilana E. Strauss in her article for The Atlantic, “The Millennial Housing Trend is a Repeat of of the Middle Ages”. Apparently, the ...



Adrian Training School studied as potential site of controversial Project Spero
The Daily Telegram
He said cohousingcohousing is an intentional community of private homes clustered around shared space. Each attached or single-family home has traditional amenities, including a private kitchen. Shared spaces typically feature a common house, which ...


Herald Sun


Frankston Council rejects co-housing project - despite report it is consistent with planning policy
Herald Sun
A CO-HOUSING project based on sustainable principles has been given the boot after neighbours voiced fears it would ruin their amenity. Two Christian families proposed four double-storey and four three-storey dwellings, along with a building for common ...


Frederick News Post (subscription)


Ecology, community is a lifestyle
Frederick News Post (subscription)
As a young family in the late 1990s, Bill Hartzell and his wife Sandy Hartzell moved from Seattle to Pennsylvania and looked for people who would be interested in building a co-housing community, based off multigenerational Scandinavian communities ...


Goshen News


VIDEO: Millrace cohousing development open house | Multimedia ...
Goshen News
An open house took place along the millrace Thursday in Goshen as part of the development of a new cohousing build that is set to begin.

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Goshen News


Millrace cohousing open house | Multimedia | goshennews.com
Goshen News
An open house took place Thursday along the millrace at the site of a new cohousing development in Goshen.

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View News


Thirty more affordable homes could be on the way
View News
BRIDPORT Cohousing could provide up to 30 new affordable homes in the town, thanks to a housing association grant. The group gained planning permission for 'phase one' earlier this year to build 34 new homes for a cohousing neighbourhood on four and ...


Goshen News


Millrace cohousing development breaking ground
Goshen News
JOHN KLINE | THE GOSHEN NEWSConstruction equipment stands ready at the site of the soon-to-be-developed Goshen Millrace Cohousing Neighborhood located on West Douglas Street between the millrace and River Race Drive in downtown Goshen.


Berkeleyside


Where to watch the 2016 presidential debate in Berkeley
Berkeleyside
HILLSIDE CLUB East Bay Cohousing, Cohousing Coaches and Planning for Sustainable Communities are co-hosting a watch party at the Hillside Club (2286 Cedar St.). The event has planned “Live music performances and commentary by local artists and ...


Builder Magazine


A New Co-Housing Group Is Finding Its Feet In West Sacramento
Builder Magazine
An unnamed group is looking to buy an undeveloped half-acre land parcel near Raley Field in West Sacramento. The group plans to build a four-story, 28-household co-housing community on the property, provided that more interested households can be ...


The Atlantic


The Hot New Millennial Housing Trend Is a Repeat of the Middle Ages
The Atlantic
Cohousing, in which a large community lives together and shares household duties, is gaining popularity. In cohousing, individuals or families generally have their own houses, bedrooms, or apartments but share things like kitchens and community spaces.


Midwest Home Magazine (registration) (blog)


Cohousing (aka Dorms for Grownups) and other Living Alternatives in Minnesota
Midwest Home Magazine (registration) (blog)
Cohousing “bring[s] together the value of private homes with the benefits of more sustainable living. That means residents actively participate in the design and operation of their neighborhoods, and share common facilities and good connections with ...


Sacramento Business Journal


Cohousing group zeroing in on West Sacramento location
Sacramento Business Journal
A cohousing group has an option to buy about a half acre near Raley Field, for an eventual four-story project of up to 28 households. Anne Geraghty, a convener with the group, said the next step is to get together enough people interested in taking ...


Isthmus


East-side synergy
Isthmus
Cohousing, a style of living that features private homes clustered around shared space, had been a much-touted aspect of the high-profile development at the corner of East Washington Avenue and Milwaukee Street for the past several years. But as ...


New York Times


Modern Housing With Village Virtues
New York Times
That potential solution is cohousing, a form of shared living in which groups of families with their own private homes (usually about 15 to 40 households) also share common spaces — a kitchen and eating area, often a garden, tool shed, or laundry ...


New York Times


Modern Housing With Village Virtues
New York Times
That potential solution is cohousing, a form of shared living in which groups of families with their own private homes (usually about 15 to 40 households) also share common spaces — a kitchen and eating area, often a garden, tool shed, or laundry ...



Middlesex senior cohousing sets Oct. 30 discussion
YourArlington.com
The conversation in June drew 80 people, including a large number from Arlington. Read about it here >> Since then, the mailing list of the Middlesex Senior Cohousing Initiative has ballooned to nearly 300 people. Many have asked us to run the event ...


The Daily Iowan


Cohousing inches closer to Iowa City
The Daily Iowan
Iowa City will soon join a network of cohousing — a movement that began in Denmark and is now slowly spreading to the United States. It will also be the first cohousing community in the state. On Sept. 16, members of Iowa City Cohousing began their ...



Imagine cohousing in the Gorge: Authors, cohousing architects coming to HR Oct. 21
Hood River News
#Gorge Cohousing hosts a public presentation Oct. 21 with Charles Durrett and Kathryn McCamant, two leaders of the cohousing movement in the U.S. The event begins at 7 p.m. at Springhouse Cellars. There will be an additional two-day workshop Oct.


Austin Chronicle


Elgin Agrarian Community Promises Co-op Living on the Blackland ...
Austin Chronicle
On Friday afternoons, residents of the Elgin Agrarian Community will knock off work, return to their energy-efficient homes, and then stroll down a flower-lined ...

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Straight.com


Second cohousing development in Vancouver planned in Riley Park neighbourhood
Straight.com
Cohousing really takes it to the next level,” Pedley told the Straight in a phone interview. “It's a completely different community. It's one that you build, and you choose to be a part of it. And you do that with the knowledge of who the other ...


Madison.com


Morning briefing: Cohousing out, 'grandfamilies' in at Union Corners
Madison.com
Take a look at the stories from around our area and world that are making news today. Cohousing out of Union Corners project: Allison Geyer writes in Isthmus: "After more than two years of planning and negotiation, Union Corners developer Gorman & Co.

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