Cohousing in the News



Group creates Iowa City's first cohousing community
KCRG
The idea stems from the “cohousing” model started in Denmark. It creates a space where many generations can live a sustainable and minimalist life in the same area. The group is in the process of building 36 eco-friendly residences around a green space ...


Bora.La


Il Cohousing: scegliere di vivere insieme
Bora.La
Residenti a Trieste, giovani e diversamente giovani, i componenti de La Dionea Cohousing hanno dato vita a un progetto inedito (a quanto ci risulta) nel capoluogo giuliano. Nell'attesa di intervistarli per conoscerli più da vicino, pubblichiamo un loro ...


The Daily Score


Legalizing the Tiny House
The Daily Score
Lina Menard, a tiny house dweller in Portland's Simply Home tiny cohousing community, experienced firsthand how occupancy and zoning requirements could quash her community. After Lina and her neighbors bought property in Portland, they went to the ...

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The Daily Score


Legalizing the Tiny House
The Daily Score
Lina Menard, a tiny house dweller in Portland's Simply Home tiny cohousing community, experienced firsthand how occupancy and zoning requirements could quash her community. After Lina and her neighbors bought property in Portland, they went to the ...

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Cerco persone interessate a creare un piccolo cohousing di impronta artistica
Il Cambiamento
Cerco persone interessate a creare un piccolo cohousing di impronta artistica, con soluzione abitativa ancora da trovare ed acquistare insieme. Attenzione: non si tratta di un eco-villaggio! Desidero trovare entusiasmo, vera energia positiva e ...



Cohousing-coworking in progress in Ostia Parmense
Il Cambiamento
Cerchiamo esseri liberi,donne e uomini di buona volontà. Cohousing-coworking in progress in Ostia Parmense, nella valle appenninica del Taro, a 50 km da Parma, La Spezia e Sestri Levante.In questo primo nucleo della Comunità agri-intenzionale di ...


Il Fatto Quotidiano


Cohousing solidale, da Milano a Cagliari case a prezzi accessibili per integrare chi non può permettersi un affitto
Il Fatto Quotidiano
E' la prima palazzina dove si sperimenta il fenomeno del cohousing solidale nel capoluogo toscano. I destinatari del progetto sono single e famiglie con temporaneo disagio economico, ovvero quella fascia sociale “a povertà relativa”, che non ha i ...

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Oog TV


Agaathof en Cohousing mooiste gebouwen
Oog TV
Het Agaathhof van De Zwarte Hond is volgens de vakjury het beste nieuwe gebouw van Groningen. Volgens de publieksjury was Cohousing Oosterkade (foto) de winnaar. De jury roemt het vakmanschap van de architect van het Agaathof. De trap bij de oude ...
Cohousing mooiste gebouw van GroningenDagblad van het Noorden

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Neshama Abraham: Angelique Espinoza the better choice in House District 10
The Daily Camera
I'm casting my vote for Angelique Espinoza for House District 10 in the Colorado House of Representatives. Over the past 10 years, I've gotten to know and greatly respect Angelique as my neighbor at Nomad Cohousing, a 30-person sustainable ...

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Dagblad van het Noorden


Cohousing mooiste gebouw van Groningen
Dagblad van het Noorden
Cohousing was een van de elf genomineerden voor de publieksprijs van de jaarlijkse Dag van de Architectuur Groningen (DAG). Het project won met bijna 500 van de ruim 4000 stemmen. Organisatoren Stichting DAG en Platform GRAS loofden ook een ...
Agaathof en Cohousing mooiste gebouwenOog TV
Het Cohousing-gebouw en Agaathhof prijswinnaars Grote Groninger GebouwenenquêteNieuws.nl

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The FINANCIAL


Simplify setting up cohousing communities say housing experts
The FINANCIAL
Cohousing communities provide a neighbourly, supportive lifestyle. The people who live in them share facilities and often eat together while retaining private dwellings. There is a niche market for this style of housing in the UK but interest is ...


LocalGov


Councils should make it 'simpler' to establish cohousing communities, report says
LocalGov
The report, authored by researchers working with the UK Cohousing Network, explained that cohousing could be more widely adopted if it were easier for groups to get planning, financial and development support. People living in cohousing communities ...


Cascadia Weekly


Turning eco-dreams into reality
Cascadia Weekly
According to organizers, the eight custom-designed abodes that are a part of the cohousing collective on Bellingham's Mill Street were built with a focus on sustainability. This means many of the green design features found throughout the other seven ...


MyNorthwest.com


In Bothell, Songaia's intentional co-housing is like a commune that actually works
MyNorthwest.com
That sort of safe, wholesome, connected community is what a handful of folks had in mind when they created Bothell's Songaia Cohousing Community in 1990. Just minutes from I-405 down a long driveway from the main road, is a sort of utopia — where ...


whatcomtalk.com


Sustainable Connections Gives Rare Glimpse into Cohousing Community
whatcomtalk.com
Cohousing in the United States is still a relatively rare way to live. According to the Cohousing Association of the United States, there are only 162 communities across the entirety of our nation, and each cohousing community is as unique and varied ...


Mother Earth News


Senior Cohousing Provides Community Assistance with Living
Mother Earth News
In The Senior Cohousing Handbook, Charles Durrett not only gives an enlightening overview of cohousing as a whole, but encourages seniors and families to consider this approach to aging with their independence intact. Cohousing is a way of cost ...


Deutschlandfunk


Berliner Cohousing-Projekt - Das Miteinander stärken - nicht nebeneinander her ...
Deutschlandfunk
Knapp die Hälfte der Berliner sind Single. Aber nicht alle Alleinstehenden möchten alleine wohnen, genauso wie nicht alle kinderlosen Paare ohne Kinder leben möchten. In einem Cohousing-Projekt finden diese und andere Lebensmodelle ihren Platz, wie ...


Carmichael Times


Charles Durrett and the Co-Housing Connection
Carmichael Times
A co-housing project blends the best aspects of a village, a suburb, a commune, and a hometown, while ingeniously doing away with some of most undesirable traits of all of these. --Photo courtesy of Charles Durrett. Imagine a community where close ...



Solar Panels A Possible Peril For Firefighters
The Vermont Standard
“Our first experience with a solar installation was the barn at Cobb Hill Cohousing,” Chief Sanders said. “It's basically a shell without a lot of partitions or insulation inside, so we found out where the disconnect was and just decided to stay away ...


Otago Daily Times


Co-housing group signs contract
Otago Daily Times
A Dunedin co-housing project that aims to build energy-efficient, sustainable housing on the former High Street School site has taken another step forward after the signing of a building contract. Urban Cohousing Otepoti Ltd, which bought the school in ...


Philly.com


Cohousing gaining popularity among seniors
Philly.com
Senior cohousing is similar to standard cohousing, "an intentional community of private homes clustered around shared space," except that is designed by and for seniors to assist them in living independently for as long as possible, according to the ...


RTBF


Le cohousing, un nouveau concept d'habitation s'installe à Bruxelles
RTBF
Avoir son chez-soi tout en profitant de la convivialité de la colocation, voilà en quelque sorte le concept du cohousing, les logements partagés. C'est précisément un projet de ce type qui est actuellement en construction à Molenbeek-Saint-Jean, au 204 ...

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Discussion Sunday for first local senior cohousing initiative
YourArlington.com
Belmont residents Victoria Thatcher and her husband, Mayhew Seavey, have joined recently with friends from Arlington and Cambridge to spearhead the first senior cohousing neighborhood in New England. Their new group, the Middlesex Senior Cohousing ...



Il cohousing vive a Vimercate: inaugurata la Corte dei Girasoli
Il Cittadino di Monza e Brianza
La Corte dei Girasoli è realtà. Il cohousing di via Fiume a Vimercate, primo su scala nazionale a essere realizzato su un'area comunale destinata a questo scopo, è stato ultimato e presentato aprendolo al quartiere: 14 famiglie, alloggi privati, spazi ...



Longmont's Bohn Farm Cohousing Community plans move forward
Longmont Times-Call
The property for the Bohn Farm Cohousing Community was annexed into Longmont, with the concept plan approved and the property rezoned Tuesday. The cohousing community would be 46 units - including six live-work units - on roughly 5.86 acres on the ...

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