Cohousing in the News



Community Calendar, June 16
Cortez Journal
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Cohousing Roma Sud
Il Cambiamento
Vorrei che avesse inizio un nuovo felice cohousing! veniamo alle precisazioni:casa grande(villetta unica) con giardino al naturale e bel panorama dal terrazzo,situata a ROma sud,buoni collegamenti con treno ROma- OStia qUali sono i requisiti nella ...


Alaska Dispatch News


Want to live in a friendly Anchorage neighborhood?
Alaska Dispatch News
Construction has begun and we're excited for more of you to learn about Ravens' Roost Cohousing; come meet neighbors and further explore this housing opportunity. Check out architectural renderings, a 3-D site model, photos from other cohousing ...


Metropolis Magazine


Don't Call It A Commune
Metropolis Magazine
... this future of architect-led, collectively funded community-based living. Berlin has become a prime site for alternative everything, and the R50 Baugruppen project embodies a fantastic wish for cohousing to ease some of the problems of the housing ...



Undergraduate students enrolled in pilot summer program at Vermont Law School
vtdigger.org
They review the major themes covered in their course, participate in substantive discussions about environmental policy, review the basics of legal analysis, and visit relevant Vermont attractions, including a cohousing community that practices ...



'Cohousing' group eyes east side property
The Newark Advocate
GRANVILLE – A group planning to establish a “cohousing” neighborhood in Granville has a contract on purchase of 14 acres on Granville's east side. Jerry Griffin, spokesman for Granville Cohousing LLC, said a contract has been signed for acquisition of ...


News & Observer


Condos planned at Durham Central Park
News & Observer
Called “539 Foster,” the condominiums would stand across Foster Street from the 246-apartment Liberty Warehouse project currently under construction, and within three blocks of the 24-unit Central Park Cohousing condominiums and the Parkside ...

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Otago Daily Times


project 'coming together'
Otago Daily Times
Urban Cohousing Otepoti Ltd bought the old school in 2013 with plans to create an intergenerational cohousing neighbourhood that will be built on ecological values and encourage social interaction. Group member and architect Tim Ross said the ...


Valley News


Zoning Board May Decide on Proposed Loch Lyme Lodge Co-Housing This Week
Valley News
Lyme — The owners of the Loch Lyme Lodge on Orford Road are awaiting a decision from the town zoning board as to whether they may develop a 36-unit co-housing project near the resort overlooking Post Pond. After years of planning and negotiations ...

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Valley News


Zoning Board May Decide on Proposed Loch Lyme Lodge Co-Housing This Week
Valley News
Lyme — The owners of the Loch Lyme Lodge on Orford Road are awaiting a decision from the town zoning board as to whether they may develop a 36-unit co-housing project near the resort overlooking Post Pond. After years of planning and negotiations ...

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Vancouver Sun


Barbara Yaffe: Co-housing another option in real estate market
Vancouver Sun
The co-housing members themselves form a company which then acts as a non-profit developer, acquiring developable land, applying for rezoning, and arranging community amenities the individual members themselves select. Because of those shared ...

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The Cheat Sheet


The Retirement Crisis: This Plan May Be a Solution
The Cheat Sheet
Out of this troubled situation, the co-housing movement has spread to aging populations. When people reach retirement age, many are looking to alter their housing situations to downsize, save money, and get more support. Intentional communities and ...



Charles Durrett: The success of our town
The Union of Grass Valley
I understand this firsthand. I live in the most restrictive housing development north of Sacramento; Nevada City cohousing. I have to cook dinner once a month for my neighbors. But that's what makes that place so great. But with that kind of ...



Aging doesn't always come naturally. Classes are teaching boomers how.
Washington Post
Ann Zabaldo guided her graying students through the steps they'd need to take to reimagine the rest of their lives in the communal existence that has come to be known as “co-housing.” “Nobody is ever going to care for you the way people who know you ...


Treehugger


Simply Home: A tiny cohousing community grows in Portland (Video)
Treehugger
Based on a cohousing model, Menard and five others share a backyard, one-third of an acre in size, in addition to sharing the 1,450-square-foot "Big House" belonging to the land. So far, the members of Simply Home, whose ages range from 28 to 50, have ...


Umbria Journal il sito degli umbri


Casa, “cohousing” per ripensare modello abitativo giovani coppie e anziani
Umbria Journal il sito degli umbri
PERUGIA – La Regione Umbria ha iniziato una riflessione sul “cohousing” (coabitazione), la speciale forma di “vicinato” che prevede condivisione di spazi, servizi e responsabilità, come nuovo modello abitativo e quale possibilità di far fronte ai nuovi ...

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Eugene Weekly


Oakleigh Cohousing Sent Back For Public Input
Eugene Weekly
The controversial Oakleigh Meadow Cohousing (OMC) planned unit development off River Road next to the Willamette River will go back for additional public comment following a decision May 15 by the Land Use Board of Appeals (LUBA). Petitioner Simon ...



Daybook
News & Observer
The Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham's Community Luncheon Roundtable will be from noon to 1 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Shepherd's House United Methodist Church, 107 N. Driver St. Enter in the back of the building, near the playground.


KQED


Oakland Startup Tries to Change the Value of Water
KQED
Green's Berkeley cohousing community, which is like a hippier version of a condo complex, has signed up for MeterHero. Her neighbor, Raines Cohen, says the residents in the 14-home community were already working hard on conserving and have cut back ...


Il Tirreno


Incentivi a chi realizza abitazioni per il cohousing
Il Tirreno
CECINA. Questa pomeriggio in commissione consiliare l'assessore all'Urbanistica Giamila Carli presenterà un nuovo punto dell'art. 32 del regolamento urbanistico (quello dedicato all'edilizia residenziale sociale, in sigla Ers) in cui di fatto s ...

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Giornale di Brescia


Lumezzane, il co-housing prende corpo
Giornale di Brescia
Nuovi spazi di coabitazione a Lumezzane per il progetto co-housing. I nuovi edifici, utili all'abilitazione dei disabili, inizieranno ad essere costruiti a settembre e la loro inaugurazione è prevista a fine anno. L'iniziativa è supportata dalle ...


Chicago Daily Herald


For senior homebuyers, golden years offer freedom and choice
Chicago Daily Herald
But navigating the market and the bevy of available choices -- including home sharing, cohousing, niche communities, multigenerational housing and village models -- can be overwhelming. "There are many, many options," said Jennifer Prell, founder of ...


Il Tirreno


Open day al Cohousing di via del Moro
Il Tirreno
Il benessere della mente nella terza età è l'argomento al centro dell'open day di oggi nella sede del Cohousing in via del Moro. Dopo l'apertura della sede del “Cohousing”, prevista per le 10, alle 10,30 è in programma l'intervento del dottor Corrado ...


Het Nieuwsblad


Cohousing Waasland hijst de vlag
Het Nieuwsblad
Cohousing Waasland organiseerde een feestelijke samenkomst naar aanleiding van de officiële ondertekening van de grondenoptie met Matexi. Belangstellenden en deelnemers aan cohousing werden vergast op een hapje en een drankje op locatie.


Hartford Courant


Modern Families, Old-Style Living
Hartford Courant
Based on the principles of the co-housing movement, it is envisioned as a place designed specifically to bring people and families closer together, literally and figuratively. The idea is to live simpler, more deliberate lives, to share things, to grow ...

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