Cohousing in the News


Arizona Daily Star


Stone Curves turns 10 with strong sense of community
Arizona Daily Star
Stone Curves is the youngest of three cohousing communities in Tucson, coming on the heels of Sonora Cohousing and Milagro Cohousing. It is larger than most communities of its kind, with 48 condominium homes and 120 residents sharing privileges and ...



Marin IJ In Your Town for March 21, 2015
Marin Independent Journal
A free presentation by architect Charles Durrett about creating senior cohousing will be held at 7 p.m. March 25 at the Fairfax library, 2097 Sir Francis Drake Blvd. Durrett is the author of “Creating Cohousing: Building Sustainable Communities” and ...


Crain's Chicago Business


Is communal living making a comeback?
Crain's Chicago Business
“Cooperative living is not new, but it's changing,” says Brigid Maniates, office manager and bookkeeper at Qumbya Housing Cooperative in Hyde Park. While multigenerational living used to be the norm, people looking for co-housing situations today don't ...

and more »



Cultivating health and community
North Denver Tribune
It includes a variety of residential types from townhomes, condos, and apartments to a cohousing community that will be built inside the Marycrest Motherhouse (the former convent of the Sisters of St. Francis.). The sheer variety promises to engage a ...


Crain's Chicago Business


Is communal living making a comeback?
Crain's Chicago Business
While multigenerational living used to be the norm, people looking for co-housing situations today don't mind living with strangers as long as they have the same intentions, she says. “People are looking for that sort of community,” she says. “The ...

and more »


la VOCE del TRENTINO


Casa alla Vela: il cohousing inter-generazionale in un seminario
la VOCE del TRENTINO
Allungare il tempo di indipendenza degli anziani, aumentare le loro possibilità di relazione e socializzazione, migliorare la sicurezza e la fiducia in loro stessi, tutto questo unito ad elevati risparmi sia individuali, sia dell'ente pubblico. È il ...
«Casa alla Vela»: come estendere questa buona praticaladigetto.it

all 2 news articles »


Eticamente.net


Cohousing: vivere insieme ad altre persone migliora il nostro stato di salute!
Eticamente.net
La convivenza fa bene a tutti, da un punto di vista economico così come anche da un punto di vista psicologico e salutare. A dimostrarlo è anche uno studio denominato “Alameda Study“, condotto su alcuni residenti della contea di Alameda, in California ...



Recreating villages of the past
Vernon Morning Star
We have attended a co-housing conference in Colorado and have visited 11 co-housing communities both in Colorado and B.C. We recently attended a Community Information Lab (conference) in Kamloops which focused on the three aspects of ...


La Gazzetta di Lucca


“Sabato d'argento”: iniziativa per anziani presso il Co-housing Del Moro
La Gazzetta di Lucca
Questa iniziativa è volta a promuovere il progetto “Co-housing del Moro”, nato dalla collaborazione tra Fondazione Casa Lucca e Arciconfraternita della Misericordia di Lucca, con il contributo della Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca, che ha l ...
Sabato d'Argento, pomeriggio per anziani alla Cohousing Del MoroLucca in Diretta
La Fondazione Casa promuove il "Sabato d'Argento” per gli anziani di LuccaLo Schermo (Satira) (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)

all 3 news articles »



Sabato d'Argento, pomeriggio per anziani alla Cohousing Del Moro
Lucca in Diretta
Sabato (14 marzo) dalle 10 alle 12 e dalle 16 alle 18 alla Cohousing Del Moro si terrà Sabato d'Argento, evento rivolto agli anziani della città e tutti coloro che vorranno partecipare. Questa iniziativa è volta a promuovere il progetto Cohousing del ...
La Fondazione Casa promuove il "Sabato d'Argento” per gli anziani di LuccaLo Schermo (Satira) (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)

all 3 news articles »



Cohousing per anziani: vivere insieme e più a lungo
Il Fatto Quotidiano
Così come per molti fenomeni sociali, anche il cohousing è nato come risposta innovativa ai bisogni della nuova società, in cui il modello urbano, l'incremento dei costi e l'affermazione dell'individualismo hanno comportato una graduale dissoluzione ...



Cohousing, death and taxes: top 3 Vancouver stories from the editor, March 6 ...
Vancouver Courier (blog)
Cohousing might be for you, as it certainly is for a small but possibly growing number of Vancouverites like Jack Brondwin. Naoibh O'Connor's feature about Brondwin's quest to form the second cohousing project in this city is one of the clearest ...



Joy Earls: Co-housing offers another living option
The Missoulian
I learned that co-housing emerged in Denmark more than 30 years ago and the first one in the U.S. was completed in 1991. Many are inter-generational, while some are designed specifically for seniors. The common thread is that they are designed to ...


MetroNews Canada


Calgary co-housing enthusiasts looking for land to call their own
MetroNews Canada
City dwellers hoping to live 'off the grid' may have the chance to join a unique co-housing opportunity and build a new and self sufficient life just outside of Calgary. It's called the Foothills Rural Co-Housing initiative, and the group of five ...


24dash (press release)


Minister signals start of unique cohousing scheme in Barnet
24dash (press release)
Work has begun on a ground-breaking housing development in Barnet, north London – the UK's first purpose-built, senior cohousing scheme exclusively for older women – developed by Hanover. Theresa Villiers, MP for Chipping Barnet and Secretary of ...
Members of a housing group said they were proud to be making history as work ...This is Local London

all 5 news articles »



Surprise! Retirees 'upsize' housing
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The survey suggests some creative options, such as cohousing, where retirees live together and help support one another where needed. Another trend includes a “village” model, letting people live near one another and coordinate services, such as ...

and more »



Real estate: Community living through cohousing
The Missoulian
I learned that cohousing emerged in Denmark more than 30 years ago and that the first in the U.S. was completed in 1991. Many are intergenerational, while some are designed specifically for seniors. The common thread is that they are designed to ...



Tiny House Villages Seek Tiny Plots of Land Near San Francisco
Curbed SF
"I'm looking to create a community for the creative class, whereas the Sonoma community always struck me as something more akin to long-term cohousing (with plot ownership) than coliving (rental model), which is where I see best serving the needs of ...


CityLab


The Best of City Makers
CityLab
Stand-up comedy in Singapore, pollution-eating islands in Seattle, a hip Providence library, and Boomers who love cohousing: These are just a few of the topics we've covered in City Makers since the series began in September. Over five months and more ...

and more »



Gainesville Cohousing looking for young families to fill spots
The Independent Florida Alligator
Cohousing is nothing new to a group of 80 UF and Santa Fe College students living together at the student-run Cooperative Living Organization. Located behind Chipotle on West University Avenue, the dorm-style housing charges $350 per month and ...



North Adams Group organizing cohousing community
Berkshire Eagle
The Northern Berkshire Cohousing Community announces its first organizational meeting for people interested in learning about the concept and development of a cohousing neighborhood in Northern Berkshire County. The meeting will take place from 2 to 3 ...


Het Nieuwsblad


Cohousing BotaniCo zoekt medebewoners
Het Nieuwsblad
Cohousing is een woonproject waar bewoners naast een volledig uitgeruste privéwoning en -tuin ook een gemeenschappelijke tuin en een centraal gebouw hebben waarin functies gedeeld worden. Cohousing is dus niet hetzelfde als samen in één huis ...



Gilingham Cohousing Community needs help to 'Permaculture' the garden
Blackmore Vale Magazine
The Threshold Cohousing Community near Gillingham has decided to 'Permaculture' the garden – and they need your help! After working with the same traditional-style straightline straight-edged raised vegetable beds for more than seven years, they plan ...


Het Nieuwsblad


Cohousing slaat aan in Gent: bijna 100 woningen op stapel
Het Nieuwsblad
Er komt een nieuwe cohousing-wijk met 26 woningen en appartementen in Gentbrugge, aan de rand van het natuurgebied Gentbrugse Meersen. Vorige week werd een oproep voor bewoners gelanceerd. En nog deze maand komt het aanslepende ...


Lo Schermo (Satira) (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)


Una giornata di porte aperte al Cohousing del Moro
Lucca in Diretta
Sabato (21 febbraio) dalle 10 alle 18 il Cohousing Del Moro aprirà ufficialmente le sue porte in via del Moro 3 per uno speciale Open Day al quale tutta la cittadinanza è invitata a partecipare. L'evento si inserisce nell'ambito della manifestazione ...
Apertura straordinaria della residenza anziani “Cohousing Del Moro”Lo Schermo (Satira) (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)

all 3 news articles »

Pages