Cohousing in the News


Sei unità abitative nei colli bolognesi per cohousing
Il Cambiamento
SEI UNITA' ABITATIVE IMMERSE NEL VERDE DEI COLLI BOLOGNESI In collina, a 10 minuti da Bologna, via Torriane 12, si vende, per un corrispettivo di euro 660mila totali, un terreno di 30 ettari con progetto già approvato dal comune di Bologna per ...


Sacramento parents need to vaccinate their children
Sacramento News & Review
Ask a Mexican The Mexican fields questions on European roots in Central America, Spanish tech support, and opening the borders of the world. Essay Cohousing communities are supposed to be diverse, but they attract many white hippies. Greenlight In the ...

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White skin, green living
Sacramento News & Review
A couple weeks ago, I wrote about living with 11 roommates in a Midtown co-op. The story also provided an excuse to invite myself over to other cohousing communities and meet likeminded people. A pattern quickly emerged: Nearly everyone was white.


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Sacramento News & Review
Ask Joey Joey advises readers to consider conscious coupling. Ask a Mexican The Mexican fields questions on European roots in Central America, Spanish tech support, and opening the borders of the world. Essay Cohousing communities are supposed to ...


White skin, green living
Sacramento News & Review
A couple weeks ago, I wrote about living with 11 roommates in a Midtown co-op. The story also provided an excuse to invite myself over to other cohousing communities and meet likeminded people. A pattern quickly emerged: Nearly everyone was white.


The future of journalism
Sacramento News & Review
Ask Joey Joey advises readers to consider conscious coupling. Ask a Mexican The Mexican fields questions on European roots in Central America, Spanish tech support, and opening the borders of the world. Essay Cohousing communities are supposed to ...

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Most Recent Posts:
Sacramento News & Review
Ask a Mexican The Mexican fields questions on European roots in Central America, Spanish tech support, and opening the borders of the world. Essay Cohousing communities are supposed to be diverse, but they attract many white hippies. Greenlight In the ...

and more »


AARP Pinpoints Alternative Age-Friendly Housing Options
Senior Housing News
Among the newer alternatives, baby boomers and others are pursing cohousing, house sharing, housing cooperatives, naturally occurring retirement communities, niche retirement communities and the “villages” model, which have risen in popularity of late.


Residents share big dreams for little Cherry Street lot in Cambridge
Wicked Local Cambridge
Page 2 of 2 - Some people, including Cambridge City Councilor E. Denise Simmons, mentioned the possibility of creating a cohousing facility with individual rooms and a shared kitchen area. "It kind of lends itself into a community feel. It has ...


Vancouver's first cohousing project breaks ground
MetroNews Canada
A new East Van development is being lauded as friendlier, more affordable and greener than most – but don't plan on moving in if you can't stomach the idea of cooking for 31 families every so often. Vancouver's first cohousing project broke ground on ...
Developing Story: Vancouver's first cohousing complex breaks groundVancouver Courier

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AARP News

6 Creatively Age-Friendly Housing Options
AARP News
In a cohousing situation each person or family purchases a residence — be it an apartment, townhouse or even a single-family house — which contains everything a typical home would have (i.e., a kitchen, bathroom, bedroom and living room). However ...


Developing Story: Vancouver's first cohousing complex breaks ground
Vancouver Courier
It marked the official groundbreaking for Vancouver's first cohousing complex. The development is being built on three properties on East 33rd near Argyle Street in Kensington Cedar-Cottage. The city approved rezoning in March 2013 and the three houses ...
Vancouver's first cohousing project breaks groundMetroNews Canada

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Dynamic Governance: Kicking Employee Engagement Into Overdrive
The Nonprofit Quarterly
Editor's Note: This is the second in the author's three-part series on dynamic governance, a new way to run either for-profit companies or nonprofit organizations. In case you missed it, you can read the first part here.


National 'green' award for work on the Cheese & Grain
Frome Times
Bruges Tozer architects have won four major design awards in four years, including the UK Green Building of the Year and RIBA Regional Housing Award for their innovative 'threshold' cohousing scheme in Gillingham. Last year they bagged another Green ...

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Lancaster Today

From the Guardian files
Lancaster Today
A derelict factory on the controversial Halton Mills site was set to become a £5million Co-Housing project for Lancaster families. The former Luneside Engineering factory, which closed the previous year, had been bought by not-for-profit group ...


Letters for July 10, 2014
Sacramento News & Review
Our cohousing group, Renaissance Village Homes, is seeking property that is within walking distance of shops and transit in Sacramento's urban areas. We meet twice monthly to review progress of our working groups and make decisions. We hope to begin ...


At a glance: Cohousing advocates envision 'Quimper Village'
Port Townsend Leader
A group of Port Townsend residents who envision building “Quimper Village,” a green, sustainable cohousing condominium community planned and developed by its future residents, share their vision in a talk titled “An Introduction to Senior Cohousing and ...


Triple Pundit

How This Residential Care Home Bumped Employee Engagement Into Overdrive
Triple Pundit
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 ...


Martha's Vineyard, MA
Democracy Now
A special pre-event reception with Amy Goodman and Charlayne Hunter-Gault will be held from 5-6:30pm, at Island Cohousing in West Tisbury. Tickets to the reception include entry to the 7pm lecture as well. Event is co-sponsored by Martha's Vineyard ...


Senior cohousing forum will be held in San Rafael
Marin Independent Journal
International co-housing experts Katie McCamant and Chuck Durrett will talk about design and finance considerations. Members of Wolf Creek Lodge and Phoenix Commons will share their thoughts on planning and living in a senior co-housing community.


Cohousing community seeks to expand in Libertytown
Frederick News Post (subscription)
Intentional neighborhoods: Cohousing residents may describe their sites as "intentional neighborhoods," but the term "intentional communities" usually refers to a cohousing group that shares religious, political, environmental or social ideology ...


Would you ever live in a cohousing community?
Frederick News Post (subscription)
2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK. 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to ...

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PsychCentral.com (blog)

New Novel about a Single Woman
PsychCentral.com (blog)
Unlike Martine, I live in a wonderful cohousing community: a mixture of all types of family arrangements, and of older and younger people, which sustains me, but she does have some interesting neighbours, with whom she is making friends. Now both ...


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Retiring with roommates: The merits of shared living as you age
Yahoo Canada Finance - Insight (blog)
In Barrie, members of CARP's senior housing committee as well as local builders and community members joined forces with Solterra Co-Housing Ltd. for a new form of housing. In a nutshell, it works like this: four to six people are tenants in common ...

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