Cohousing in the News


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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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.


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 ...

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