Cohousing in the News


Ouest-France


Le cohousing : la nouvelle tendance immobilière
Ouest-France
S'il apparaît en effet comme hasardeux de partager un bien, à l'année, avec d'autres personnes que l'on connaît peu, la résidence secondaire en cohousing a beaucoup d'avantages. Elle est très désirée mais relativement peu occupée (30 jours par an en ...


Challenges.fr


Immobilier: le cohousing, une fausse bonne idée ou une révolution?
Challenges.fr
Le cohousing ou cohabitat ou encore habitat coopératif débarque en France. Le principe est relativement simple: regrouper les ressources financières de plusieurs personnes afin d'acquérir un bien immobilier plus important. Une conséquence évidente de ...



Bohn Farm cohousing plan in Longmont moves forward despite live/work concerns
Longmont Times-Call
The plan for the 5.89-acre property calls for a cohousing community that includes two acres of community-supported agriculture, 24 multifamily units, six live/work units, four single-family units and 12 townhouses that may be designed as duplexes ...



Kiosk for March 18th
Wortfm
Interested in learning more about cohousing and the future development at Union Corners? You're invited to attend the monthly potluck of Union Corners Cohousing tonight at 6 p.m., at Zion Lutheran Church, 2165 Linden Avenue. Cohousing blends privacy ...



Kiosk for March 18th
Wortfm
Interested in learning more about cohousing and the future development at Union Corners? You're invited to attend the monthly potluck of Union Corners Cohousing tonight at 6 p.m., at Zion Lutheran Church, 2165 Linden Avenue. Cohousing blends privacy ...


Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)


How Google Became to World's Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy
Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
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 Midcoast Maine ...

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Finanza.com


Investire in cohousing
Finanza.com
Residenze per anziani ad Amsterdam Fra qualche anno mancheranno le abitazioni pensate esclusivamente per i single e per i pensionati. Lo Stato non ha, al momento fatta nesuna previsione in proposito. Ma nel periodo in cui i tassi di rendimento sono ...


Hyperallergic


Chinese Casino Workers and the New American Suburbs
Hyperallergic
So, while my proposals are speculative, other hybrid models such as cohousing are gaining traction. By freeing us from norms and assumptions, they can open up new possibilities for living and community, which I think is a much more productive use of ...


The Seattle Times


Four approaches to affordability
The Seattle Times
Other local projects like Imagine Housing's Velocity show how low-income housing can be integrated with market-rate apartments and mass transit. Smaller-scale projects such as Green Canopy's Triplets in the Delridge area and Capitol Hill Urban ...


MetroNews Canada


'It feels like family': Residents move in to Vancouvers first cohousing development
MetroNews Canada
Residents officially moved in to the 31-unit cohousing development on East 33 Avenue between Victoria and Knight at the end of February, nearly three years after the city approved the housing complex as an innovative way to make housing more affordable ...

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Castanet.net


Can we live together?
Castanet.net
A group promoting cooperative housing in the Vernon area is hoping to interest others in the concept. The Vernon Village Cohousing Community group is promoting a concept of private home ownership in a multigenerational setting, where residents have ...


Vancouver Courier


Owners of Vancouver's first cohousing complex move in
Vancouver Courier
Taryn Griffiths chats with Ben Ernst and his 13-month-old daughter Margot Dempsey–Ernst in the courtyard of the city's first cohousing complex, which is located in East Vancouver's Kensington-Cedar Cottage neighbourhood. Photo Dan Toulgoet.
'It feels like family': Residents move in to Vancouvers first cohousing developmentMetroNews Canada

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Lucca in Diretta


Mostra sulle donne al Cohousing del Moro - Lucca
Lucca in Diretta
foto elena beani Si articola sul binomio tra le donne e la città di Lucca, la mostra della giovane fotografa Elena Beani che sarà inaugurata sabato (12 marzo) al ...
"Il Co-housing per le donne", la mostra-evento della fotografa Elena ...Lo Schermo (Satira) (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)
Promossa dalla Fondazione Casa Lucca. Varie le iniziative in ...La Gazzetta di Lucca

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L'Aquila, da case temporanee dopo il sisma a cohousing per adulti ...
Redattore Sociale
Non abbattere ma destinare a scopi sociali gli appartamenti del progetto "Case": la proposta di Autismo Abruzzo, che ne gestirà due dopo il protocollo tra ...

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Vanity Fair.it


Cohousing, così ho sconfitto la mia depressione
Vanity Fair.it
“Quando è arrivata la proposta del cohousing io non ci ho pensato neanche un attimo, mi ci sono aggrappata come un'ancora di salvezza, intuendo che lì, forse, poteva esserci la soluzione dei miei problemi. Mio marito era riluttante, io l'ho scongiurato ...


West - Welfare Society Territory


A nice movie on intergenerational cohousing
West - Welfare Society Territory
Telling intergenerational cohousing through a movie. A French filmmaker, François Desagnat, has done it in a nice way in his movie Adopte un veuf (“let's adopt a widower”) that will be released in France on 20th April. The plot is simple and incisive ...


BangorMetro


Cohousing on the Coast
BangorMetro
Most of us are familiar with the famous line from the “Cheers” theme song: “Sometimes you wanna go where everybody knows your name.” Those words couldn't be more true than inside the Belfast Cohousing and Ecovillage community in Waldo County.


CesenaToday


Unione del Rubicone, cohousing: parte il progetto di sostegno abitativo
CesenaToday
Pronto a partire nei nove comuni dell'Unione Rubicone e Mare il progetto di cohousing che mette in campo soluzioni abitative condivise per i cittadini in temporanea difficoltà economica. “Il progetto – spiega l'assessore ai Servizi sociali dell'Unione ...


Curbed New Orleans (blog)


N.O. Redevelopment Authority OKs Cohousing Development, Plus Other Housing Initiatives, For Lower 9th Ward
Curbed New Orleans (blog)
After seeking proposals from developers for its Lower 9th Ward Development Initiative, the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority is making 188 properties available to five development groups to build housing in the neighborhood. Among the groups that got ...


CBC.ca


Communal living in Calgary could solve housing issues
CBC.ca
Located in Winston Heights, Prairie Sky Cohousing features 18 separate units, a shared 3,400-square-foot common "house," an underground parkade and a weekly communal meal (at which attendance is optional, because it's not actually a cult or anything).


Hackney Gazette


Hackney Cohousing Project has dreams dashed by council
Hackney Gazette
The man who dreamed of setting up an innovative “cohousing” project in Stoke Newington has accused Hackney Council of wasting years of his family's lives by scrapping a deal they had been working towards since 2010. A group of 10 people had been in ...



Plan might allow park, private farm at Longmont's Bohn Farm development
Longmont Times-Call
Longmont-based Colorado Cohousing Development Company is in the process of purchasing 6 acres of the Bohn Farm property off of Spruce Avenue between Francis and Grant Streets in order to start a cohousing community with community-supported ...


Deseret News


How Denmark's idea for building better communities is catching on across the U.S.
Deseret News
Cohousing communities are intentionally planned neighborhoods, built from the ground up and managed by residents. A community will typically consist of 15 to 34 households, each with its own private home, but designed to help neighbors connect.

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L'economia dell'amore
Il Cambiamento
Il libro a cura di Mathieu Lietaert "Cohousing e condomini solidali" è una guida pratica alle nuove forme di vicinato e di vita in comune. Si fa spesso confusione tra cohousing, ecovicinato, ecovillaggi, comunità intenzionali, comuni, pensando che ...


NOLA.com


Largest Lower 9th Ward housing initiative since Katrina moving forward
NOLA.com
The partners in the cohousing proposal are Lacy Allen and Bonnie Garrigan, friends going back to their college days, and Garrigan's mother, Ann Barnes. Allen, who's lived in New Orleans since May 2005, moved to Jourdan Avenue last year and owns a ...

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