Cohousing in the News


All'Urban Center un incontro sul cohousing
Qui Brescia
(red.) Mercoledì 5 novembre alle 17 si terrà, all'Urban Center di via San Martino della Battaglia 18, l'incontro pubblico “Abitare insieme a Brescia. Cohousing, una proposta per abitare”, organizzato dall'associazione “La Città Essenziale” e dall'Urban ...

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Triple Pundit

Legacy Vital Records Company Receives Sustainability Facelift
Triple Pundit
Her experience includes work with small-scale solar energy installations and utility-scale wind farms. She earned an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio Graduate School and she resides in Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage in Mid-coast Maine ...


Design is underway at Jubilee Cohousing project in Floyd
Southwest Virginia Today
Members agree that creating your own cohousing neighborhood with your future neighbors is tremendously rewarding and a considerable time and energy commitment. Jubilee has future residents currently living in states as far away as Maine, New ...


UrbanPost

Cohousing Torino: un progetto per rispondere agli sfratti delle famiglie numerose
UrbanPost
Si parla ancora di cohousing: l'ultima iniziativa di coabitazione arriva da Torino, dove ogni anno sono 4.000 le famiglie ad essere sfrattate per morosità, secondo i dati forniti dal Ministero e riportati dalla rivista online Redattore Sociale ...


Het Nieuwsblad

Eerste project cohousing zoekt nog enkele deelnemers
Het Nieuwsblad
Het principe van cohousing is simpel. Mensen die allen een eigen woning willen, maar gebruikmaken van gemeenschappelijke faciliteiten en daar nog liefst een plekje in een leuke omgeving voor vinden. De zoektocht naar zo'n locatie loopt niet altijd ...


Cercasi persone con cui condividere progetto di cohousing
Il Cambiamento
Buongiorno, cerco persone con cui condividere progetto di co-housing a Candia Canavese (TO) in casolare rurale di fine 800 con cortile. Il paese è ben servito dai mezzi pubblici, sia bus che treno. Sono disponibili foto, mappe e disegni rilasciati dal ...


Care2.com

Are Booming 'Sharing Economy' Businesses Really About Sharing?
Care2.com
Cohousing coach Raines Cohen introduced me to a term I somehow missed in all this: 'sharewashing', which is a play on the term 'greenwashing.' Raines described 'sharewashing' as a marketing term involving “companies that are extracting profits from ...


The Globe and Mail


Vancouver co-housing movement gains traction
The Globe and Mail
Vancouver's first co-housing project is finally under construction and presales are almost sold out, with only three units remaining. The 31-unit project, located at 1733 E. 33rd Ave. on Vancouver's east side, ranges from studios to four-bedroom units.



More talk about cohousing this weekend in Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News
The Livewell Cohousing group is hosting a talk by author and architect Chuck Durrett again in Qualicum Beach this Sunday, October 26. Livewell president and founder Gary Morrison said Durret has designed over 50 cohousing communities in the U.S., New ...

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Talk to lender rather than skip mortgage payments
Chicago Tribune
According to the Cohousing Association of the United States (cohousing.org), "cohousing is a type of intentional, collaborative housing in which residents actively participate in the design and operation of their neighborhoods. Cohousing provides the ...


Capitol Hill Times


Unique cohousing project slated for 12th Avenue
Capitol Hill Times
In 2008, they bought a property on 12th Street between Howell and Olive with plans to transform it into a cohousing development. About a year ago, each resident who will be living in the building invested $30,000 into the project, making them members ...


Ham&High

Co-Housing: Combatting loneliness in Muswell Hill eco retirement development
Ham&High
Three new co-housing developments in London, all designed by Pollard Thomas Edwards and backed by developer Hanover, are aiming to provide a remedy to this situation. Maria Brenton, 69, is part of a group, Cohousing Woodside, planning to move into a ...


Ham&High

Co-Housing: Combatting loneliness in Muswell Hill eco retirement development
Ham&High
Three new co-housing developments in London, all designed by Pollard Thomas Edwards and backed by developer Hanover, are aiming to provide a remedy to this situation. Maria Brenton, 69, is part of a group, Cohousing Woodside, planning to move into a ...


Rocky Corner cohousing development wins funding, closes on Bethany land
Milford-Orange Bulletin
BETHANY >> Rocky Corner, Connecticut's first cohousing development, has won funding from two community groups and closed on a former dairy farm property in Bethany. The 33-acre land purchase was completed on Sept. 23, securing the former Elsie ...


Qualicum Beach has duelling cohousing projects
Parksville Qualicum Beach News
There could soon be competing cohousing projects in Qualicum Beach, as the Livewell Cohousing project gets out to an early lead over two long-simmering local projects. “One of our mandates is to promote cohousing in Qualicum Beach. However, we did ...


Cohousing in cascina nel Monferrato
Il Cambiamento
COHOUSING IN CASCINA NEL MONFERRATO : offro in affitto una casa molto spaziosa nel Comune di Frassinello Monferrato (Al),nella campagna del Basso Monferrato , a 13 km. da Casale Monferrato e a 28 km da Asti ed Alessandria .La casa è costruita in ...


Boston Globe

Beth Andrews, 62; helped start cohousing community in Acton
Boston Globe
She and her husband, who were committed to causes including the opposition of nuclear weapons and the promotion of green living, lived in a cohousing community they helped found and build in 1995. Ms. Andrews also helped create a women's group that ...


Mid-rise apartments planned at Union Corners
Madison.com
... on the residential portion of the project. A separate group is pursuing a cohousing project for the eastern triangle portion of the site. Copyright 2014 madison.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or ...

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Mid-rise apartments planned at Union Corners
Madison.com
The developers were hoping to break ground on the clinic this year but may be pushing that timetable back. There is no timetable on the residential portion of the project. A separate group is pursuing a cohousing project for the eastern triangle ...

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Mid-rise apartments planned at Union Corners
Madison.com
... on the residential portion of the project. A separate group is pursuing a cohousing project for the eastern triangle portion of the site. Copyright 2014 madison.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or ...

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Press Herald

Couple follow muses to life of urban homesteading
Press Herald
A friend recently gave them a half-acre to plant near the Two Echo Cohousing Community on the outskirts of Brunswick. They've disc-harrowed the field, removed rocks and prepared beds for planting lots of garlic. Next season, they'll plant extra rows of ...


Why Not Commons?
Good Times
For Cecile Andrews, living at Santa Cruz's new cohousing project Walnut Commons is a lot like being back in college. There are neighbors in close proximity, shared community meals, and generally always something happening. “There are people to talk to, ...


CHS Capitol Hill Seattle

First-of-its-kind Capitol Hill Urban Cohousing building breaks ground on 12th Ave
CHS Capitol Hill Seattle
As the area ponders two new developments on the edges of Capitol Hill, a one-of-a-kind project in the heart of the Hill moved forward last week with a few little scoops and a big milestone. Capitol Hill Urban Cohousing, a communal development where ...

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CHS Capitol Hill Seattle

First-of-its-kind Capitol Hill Urban Cohousing building breaks ground on 12th Ave
CHS Capitol Hill Seattle
As the area ponders two new developments on the edges of Capitol Hill, a one-of-a-kind project in the heart of the Hill moved forward last week with a few little scoops and a big milestone. Capitol Hill Urban Cohousing, a communal development where ...

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BRIDPORT: Co-housing plans go public
View Online
West Dorset District Council is asking local people for their views before considering the planning application for 34 new homes, proposed by Bridport Cohousing. If permission is granted later in the autumn, the group aims to complete the build by ...

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