Cohousing in the News


Peninsula Daily


Ground broken for senior cohousing unit in Port Townsend area; a first of its kind, organizers say
Peninsula Daily
PORT TOWNSEND — Ground has been broken on Quimper Village, a cohousing unit for seniors, the only one of its kind in Jefferson County — and, organizers say, the first in the state. The first dirt was turned July 14 for the estimated $10 million ...


Englewood Herald


Cohousing (what's that?) Coffee | Englewoodherald.net
Englewood Herald
At Grace Full Community Cafe in Littleton, join with members of Aria Cohousing Community [ACC] in NW Denver to learn why they've chosen to live with this ...

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Lakewood Sentinel


Cohousing (what's that?) Coffee | Lakewoodsentinel.com
Lakewood Sentinel
At Grace Full Community Cafe in Littleton, join with members of Aria Cohousing Community [ACC] in NW Denver to learn why they've chosen to live with this ...

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Cohousing communities take neighborly bonding to another level
Atlanta Journal Constitution
From playing together to weekly meals, residents in Georgia's two cohousing communities, East Lake Commons in Decatur and Lake Claire Cohousing in Atlanta, desire to live more connected lives. The Cohousing Association of the United States, ...


Highlands Ranch Herald


Cohousing (what's that?) Coffee | Highlandsranchherald.net
Highlands Ranch Herald
At Grace Full Community Cafe in Littleton, join with members of Aria Cohousing Community [ACC] in NW Denver to learn why they've chosen to live with this ...

and more »


Sacramento Bee


Environmental council endorses Fair Oaks cohousing project
Sacramento Bee
In cohousing developments, residents own their homes and share ownership of community features, such as a clubhouse with kitchen and guest rooms, a swimming pool and grounds, which in Fair Oaks will include a garden and orchard. The development ...


Sacramento Bee


Environmental council endorses Fair Oaks cohousing project
Sacramento Bee
In cohousing developments, residents own their homes and share ownership of community features, such as a clubhouse with kitchen and guest rooms, a swimming pool and grounds, which in Fair Oaks will include a garden and orchard. The development ...



Sooke's Harbourside Cohousing officially opens
Sooke News Mirror
MLA John Horgan, left, with one of the Harbourside Co-housing founding members Margaret Critchlow, and the architect behind the seniors' complex, Peter Treuheit. The trio are holding photos of what Sooke Harbourside Cohousing looked like when the ...


The Denver Post


Aria Cohousing development in NW Denver breaks ground
The Denver Post
Kellie Teter, left, and Douglas Alde prepare dinner for the Hearthstone CoHousing Community in the Common House on July 21, 2016, in Denver, Colorado. Hearthstone Co-Housing Community incorporates 33 town home units as well as a common house ...


The Cross Timbers Gazette


Weir: Is cohousing the wave of the future?
The Cross Timbers Gazette
The following information comes from Ty Albright, a career commercial real estate project manager who provides project management services for various real estate developments and assists with the formation of cohousing groups. In the video below, Mr.


MassLive.com


Village Hill Cohousing coming to Northampton next summer
MassLive.com
The developers behind Village Hill Cohousing said the ambitious and unique housing project will break ground next spring, and should be open around the following summer. The cohousing concept was made popular in Denmark in the mid-1960s, and has ...



Antioch College's cohousing gets green light
Yellow Springs News
Antioch College Village is another step closer to reality. The college's board of trustees voted last month to launch a 32-unit cohousing pilot project, the first phase of a larger vision for developing environmentally sustainable, multigenerational ...


KTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska


Anchorage's first cohousing neighborhood prepares for move-in day
KTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska
Ravens' Roost Cohousing is located near Abbott Road and Lake Otis Parkway. Jeff Heuseveldt gave KTVA a tour of his future condo and said cohousing is essentially a neighborhood built in a way that encourages residents to get to know each other.


Colorado Public Radio


People Looking For Community Are Drawn To Colorado Cohousing
Colorado Public Radio
According to the Cohousing Association of The United States, there are 162 cohousing communities in the U.S., including 20 established or forming in Colorado. That makes the state home to 8 percent of all cohousing communities nationwide. Of those 20 ...


Colorado Public Radio


People Looking For Community Are Drawn To Colorado Cohousing
Colorado Public Radio
According to the Cohousing Association of The United States, there are 162 cohousing communities in the U.S., including 20 established or forming in Colorado. That makes the state home to 8 percent of all cohousing communities nationwide. Of those 20 ...



Cambridge, Belmont residents team up to open first senior cohousing
Wicked Local
As people age, many face isolation and difficulty carrying out daily activities like driving to the grocery store or walking up stairs. These factors create serious obstacles for those looking to age in place. For this reason, residents from Cambridge ...


Jweekly.com


Moshav planner eyes cohousing for Jews in Berkeley
Jweekly.com
It's not as if Yossi and Tamar Fendel were sitting around dreaming about living in a Jewish cohousing complex. But once the Berkeley couple heard that someone they knew was working on building one, they knew they were in. “We are always trying to get ...


Wicked Local


Senior cohousing initiative sprouts in Arlington area
Wicked Local
According to the U.S Census Bureau, more than 16 percent of Arlingtonians are 65 or older. Their numbers are expected to grow to 23 percent by 2030, according to the Metropolitan Area Planning Council. As people age, it is not uncommon for them to face ...


El Recado de Miramar


¿ Qué es el cohousing? Viviendas colaborativas, envejecer entre amigos
El Recado de Miramar
Comenzamos con este artículo una serie centrada en el modelo residencial denominado “cohousing”, “covivienda” o “jubilar”. En este y los siguientes posts queremos difundir y debatir sobre este tipo de entorno, favorecedor de una forma de vida que ...


Arizona Daily Star


Tucson's 'cohousing' neighborhoods: a sense of community
Arizona Daily Star
Mechelle Meixner, left, Julia Balestracci and her daughter, Shanti Kumar, 9 months, go for a stroll at Sonora Cohousing near Roger Road and First Avenue. “People are living together like an extended family,” Meixner says of the experience.


MyDaytonDailyNews


Antioch College to build $6.5M cohousing development
MyDaytonDailyNews
Typically in a cohousing development, each person or family has a separate private home and the community shares a large common house that includes shared spaces such as a workshop, craft room or extra bedrooms for guests. “That becomes a shared ...


MyAJC


Atlanta's urban farmers show creativity growing food in the city
MyAJC
It's Gaia Gardens, a 5-acre certified organic farm between East Atlanta and Decatur, hidden behind East Lake Commons, a cohousing community. Joe Reynolds and Judith Winfrey of Love is Love Farm are the farmers-in-residence. Reynolds noted that credit ...


The Guardian


A sense of belonging: the case for more communal living in the UK
The Guardian
For many, the fantastic social, political and environmental benefits of cohousing make it a real alternative to conventional housing. For example, by providing a ready-made social network it can be particularly attractive to people as they get older ...



Housing, commercial uses floated for Marshall, Jefferson school sites
Sacramento Business Journal
Developers have expressed strong interest in both the Marshall and Jefferson school sites in midtown Sacramento, suggesting concepts involving housing and commercial uses for the shuttered buildings. In response to a request for letters of interest ...


Dayton Daily News


Antioch College to add 32 unit “cohousing” building on campus
Dayton Daily News
Antioch College plans to add a 32-unit housing building on campus — a move that is part of the college's efforts to re-envision the future of higher education, according to information released by the college on Tuesday. Plans for Antioch College ...

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