Cohousing in the News



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.


Isthmus


Cohousing out of Union Corners project
Isthmus
Ted Matkom, Gorman's Wisconsin market president, spoke highly of the cohousing group and their mission, but he says the project “didn't fit within [Gorman's] timeframe for the option period of the land.” The cohousing project is essentially a ...


Madison Commons


The Bus Stops Here: At a future Union Corners co-housing development
Madison Commons
For the readers who are unfamiliar with "cohousing," some explanation is required; living in a cohousing situation is a lifestyle that balances privacy and connections with others living there. Cooperatively, the people share large group spaces, such ...


Madison Commons


The Bus Stops Here: At a future Union Corners co-housing development
Madison Commons
For the readers who are unfamiliar with "cohousing," some explanation is required; living in a cohousing situation is a lifestyle that balances privacy and connections with others living there. Cooperatively, the people share large group spaces, such ...


Salon


Author Courtney Martin celebrates millennials who are redefining the American dream
Salon
I actually live in a cohousing community in Oakland. There are 20 people or so, 12 units where we each have an individual home with kind of the typical stuff a home has. But we also share an industrial-sized kitchen and eating area. Twice a week we eat ...


Ara Andorra


'Cohousing': una nova manera de compartir habitatge (Llibert Ferri)
Ara Andorra
En diuen cohabitatge però també s'ha estès amb el mot anglosaxó cohousing. Persones que tenen una visió semblant de la vida i es posen d'acord i s'associen en cooperativa per viure juntes mantenint alhora els trets bàsics de la privacitat. Gent jove, de ...


Vogue.com


The Life-Changing Magic of Admitting I Can't Have It All
Vogue.com
Martin cites the popularity of Nextdoor, the social networking app for neighbors, as evidence, along with her own experience living in a cohousing community in Oakland. She says, “I really think people are looking to reweave the fabric of local ...



Rezoning proposal for senior housing project stirs protests
Rio Rancho Observer
The rezoning application, currently being reviewed the Sandoval County Planning & Zoning Division, was filed by Placitas Sage Cohousing, a community housing development for senior citizens. Makita Hill, long-range senior plannner, told the Observer the ...



Lavori senza il certificato antimafia Ora il cohousing rischia di saltare
Corriere della Sera
E anche per questo i lavori sono in ritardo rispetto alla tabella di marcia. Così, il progetto di cohousing nello stabile al civico 15 di via del Porto rischia di perdere il finanziamento ministeriale destinato a coprire quasi per intero l'importo dei ...


Arizona Daily Star


Building Tucson: III Oaks Development creates new/old architecture
Arizona Daily Star
She believes in the “cohousing” concept — neighborhoods that combine extensive common facilities with private homes — and is looking for land to create such a community for one of her next projects. She envisions homes of 800 to 1,000 square feet ...


OZY


Could Architecture Keep You Young? | Fast Forward | OZY
OZY
Over the past 22 years, retiree Bruce Coldham has watched three cohorts of children grow up in his beloved Pine Street Cohousing Community in western ...

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Work begins on Bristol Village housing project
Addison County Independent
Bristol Village Cohousing, a 14-unit project that bills itself as an “eco-village” is inviting the public to a ribbon cutting ceremony this Saturday, Sept. 10, at 11:30 a.m. at 16 North St. After the event, tours of the site will be available. The ...

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Bohn Farm Partnership buys land for Longmont cohousing community
Longmont Times-Call
The Bohn Farm Cohousing Community planned for the southwest corner of Spruce Avenue and Grant Street in Longmont took another step recently as a group of investors and future residents purchased the property. The cohousing community is slated to ...



Bohn Farm Partnership buys land for Longmont cohousing community
Longmont Times-Call
The Bohn Farm Cohousing Community planned for the southwest corner of Spruce Avenue and Grant Street in Longmont took another step recently as a group of investors and future residents purchased the property. The cohousing community is slated to ...


Bend Bulletin


'The Art of Waiting:' What to expect when you're still not expecting;
Bend Bulletin
The Art of Waiting: On Fertility, Medicine, and Motherhood” by Belle Boggs (242 pages, Graywolf Press, $16)The female body, as any owner knows, can be a ...

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Bend Bulletin


'The Art of Waiting:' What to expect when you're still not expecting
Bend Bulletin
(When she reveals that a couple she's been profiling live in a cohousing community, I could hear my Grampa Simpson voice complaining about hippies.) Yet Boggs has done something quite lovely and laudable with “The Art of Waiting”: She's given a cold, ...

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In Memoriam: Joani Blank
San Francisco Bay Times
Other entities deeply important to Joani are cohousing; the Human Awareness Institute; and the UU Church (which isn't surprising, given its own revolutionary track record on behalf of sex education)––and someone was on hand from each of these to talk ...


Idaho Statesman


'The Art of Waiting': What expect when you're still not expecting
Idaho Statesman
(When she reveals that a couple she's been profiling lives in a cohousing community, I could hear my Grampa Simpson voice complaining about hippies.) Yet Boggs has done something quite lovely and laudable with “The Art of Waiting”: She's given a cold, ...

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El Nuevo Dia.com


Crece la tendencia del 'cohousing' en España y Estados Unidos
El Nuevo Dia.com
Desde hace años, el llamado “cohousing” ('covivienda' en español) se ha convertido en una tendencia creciente en países como España y Estados Unidos. Según el periódico argentino Clarín, en esos dos países han surgido pueblos donde los adultos ...


New York Times


Review: 'The Art of Waiting,' What to Expect When You're Still Not Expecting
New York Times
For all Ms. Boggs's sensitivity to diversity, she seldom strays from her own artist milieu to do her interviews. (When she reveals that a couple she's been profiling live in a cohousing community, I could hear my Grampa Simpson voice complaining about ...

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