Cohousing in the News



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)

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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

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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)

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Washingtonian.com


March 2015 Contents: The Great Washington Bucket List
Washingtonian.com
Home. Small Spaces No room? No prob-lem in these cleverly designed homes. Street Fight! We render a verdict in the battle over pop-ups.Retirement Options Cohousing with people of all ages can offer retirees a strong sense of community. Off the Market!


Triple Pundit (blog)


4 Strategies for Building an Efficient Home
Triple Pundit (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 ...


Northern Star


Neighbours work together for happier, friendlier community
Northern Star
Cohousing refers to neighbours living in a shared location such as a village or urban city street, working together to enhance their lifestyles and living environment through shared initiatives … initiatives that bring about a friendlier, more ...


Treehugger


Prefab straw bale houses hit the market in Bristol
Treehugger
Cue up the jokes about huffing and puffing, there have been so many since these seven houses were put up for sale in Shirehampton, a suburb of Bristol. Straw bale is usually the preserve of self-builders (the British term for DIY homebuilders). These ...



Co-Housing Del Moro
Adnkronos
Vivere diversamente la Terza Età - Apertura ufficiale sabato 21 febbraio 2015 Il Co-Housing Del Moro è una nuova forma di residenza riservata agli anziani, caratterizzata da elementi di grande novità per il territorio della provincia di Lucca quali la ...


Triple Pundit (blog)


Visiting the Indigenous Ecuadorian Highlands
Triple Pundit (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 ...



Co-housing development opens info centre | Video
Regina Leader-Post
But a group of people gathered at the site on Monday are looking forward to the day when they can call that spot home. Prairie Spruce Commons, intended to be Regina's first co-housing community, held a grand opening on Monday for its information centre ...

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The Guardian


Cohousing: 'It makes sense for people with things in common to live together'
The Guardian
Maria Brenton, trustee of the UK Cohousing Network, said delays to these kind of projects were due to sky-high land prices, councils that don't always understand the co-housing model or which prioritise housing for younger age groups,and the difficulty ...


NPR (blog)


Not A Group House, Not A Commune: Europe Experiments With Co-Housing
NPR (blog)
While still in architecture school, María García Mendez and Gonzalo Navarrete drafted a plan to re-design a high-density area of Alfafar, called Barrio Orba, using the principle of co-housing — in which residents trade and share space and resources, ...

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