Cohousing in the News



Il “cohousing” tra anziani: una soluzione al disagio economico e sociale
Il Colibrì
Anziani soli, con una bassa pensione, ma che hanno una casa grande o comunque più stanze a disposizione, scelgono di ospitare sotto il proprio tetto altre persone che vivono nella stessa loro condizione. Ci si da una mano nelle faccende domestiche, si ...


Republican Journal


Mes Amis plays the Common House
Republican Journal
Belfast — Gypsy jazz trio Mes Amis will perform Saturday, Feb. 3, at 3 p.m. at the Common House of Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage, 25 Village Road (off Tufts Road). Mes Amis is led by guitarist, vocalist and composer Steve Lynnworth. The trio plays an ...



News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...



Corrections: January 24, 2018
New York Times
An article on Sunday about residents of cohousing communities misstated the given name of the director of social impact initiatives at the National Cooperative Bank. He is Robert Jenkens, not Richard. THE ARTS. A children's entry in the Listings pages ...



The Almanac for Jan. 26
Litchfield County Times
What you are imagining is cohousing and what's great is that you can be an active participant in creating this custom community. RSVP to lg [at] lynngaffney [dot] com or www.facebook.com/nwctcohousing. WEL COME WEDNESDAYS: St. Peter/St. Francis School is ...



News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...


Corriere della Sera


Bologna, se la famiglia è un condominio: ecco il «cohousing»
Corriere della Sera
Email. BOLOGNA - È un piccolo paese. Si conoscono tutti, si invitano a pranzo, si fermano sul pianerottolo per due chiacchiere, portano insieme i panni in lavanderia. E soprattutto entrano gli uni nella vita degli altri. Tutto nello spazio a sei piani ...

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Corriere della Sera


Bologna, il primo «cohousing» d'Italia
Corriere della Sera
Si chiama Porto 15 ed è il primo esperimento in Italia di cohousing sociale: nello stabile, a Bologna, vivono 18 famiglie di under 35, una delle quali è composta da un gruppo di amici con sindrome di Down. In tutto 34 persone, di cui 7 bambine ...

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Filling a first-time buyers' gap
The Times
The purchase scheme is based on a successful project in north Dublin run by the Ó Cualann Cohousing Alliance. In a Ballymun estate, Ó Cualann developed 49 houses with prices starting at €140,000 for a two-bedroom house rising to €199,000 for a four ...


Irish Times


New mortgage scheme will stoke up house prices, says analyst
Irish Times
Central Bank rules will apply so borrowers will be able to take a mortgage for 90 per cent of the property's value. Borrowers will be able to choose a fixed rate of 2-2.25 per cent over 25-30 years, terms unavailable from any bank. David Hall, CEO of ...

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New York Times


There's Community and Consensus. But It's No Commune.
New York Times
Moving into a new house that's roughly a 90-second walk from that of your parents may not be the ideal living condition for most adults — in fact, for nine years that familial proximity provided most of the plot lines and barbed jokes of the TV comedy ...


Vancouver Courier


Resident dishes on life in Vancouver's first cohousing development
Vancouver Courier
Almost two years ago, residents of the city's first cohousing development — Vancouver Cohousing — moved in. Located in Kensington-Cedar Cottage on East 33rd near Argyle Street, the building, which took years to develop, features 31 units. While ...


Vancouver Courier


'Cohousing lite' enters the Vancouver housing conversation
Vancouver Courier
Chamberlain and Russell are members of Our Urban Village Cohousing, a group that's partnered with a small development firm called Tomo Spaces Inc., run by the brother-sister team of Leslie and Mark Shieh. If rezoning is ultimately approved, they plan ...


Vancouver Courier


'Cohousing lite' focuses on creating community
Vancouver Courier
“Because having young children around us, and older folks, is part of the vibrancy of community,” Chamberlain said. Their solution? A form of collaborative living that's been dubbed “cohousing lite.” Chamberlain and Russell are members of Our Urban ...


Straight.com


What's behind the Tomo name of a new Vancouver cohousing project
Straight.com
James Chamberlain is a member of the Our Urban Village cohousing group, and he noted that the project is a variation of the traditional cohousing model. In conventional cohousing projects, future neighbours purchase the land and manage the development ...


Bond Beter Leefmilieu


Cohousing en kernverdichting op topniveau in oude hoeve
Bond Beter Leefmilieu
Cohousing was nog nooit zo populair. Verschillende gezinnen die samenwonen en enkele gemeenschappelijke ruimtes delen heeft dan ook tal van voordelen. Soms geeft het zelfs toegang tot luxe die in een traditionele eengezinswoning haast onbetaalbaar is ...



News
Maine Public
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...

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Crawley Observer


Your News: Secret Window Project seeks an end to the region's housing crisis
Crawley Observer
Leanne Phillips, Secret Window Project: We're a small group of people looking for more people to join us in setting up a co-housing project in or around Crawley. Currently called “Secret Window Project” until we gain more members and register with ...


Dublin People


Calls for more housing land
Dublin People
DEMAND for a new development of affordable housing in Ballymun is already far outstripping supply with 1,160 people on the waiting list for just 32 houses due to be built by Ó Cualann Cohousing Alliance. Ó Cualann started building its first Ballymun ...


The Good Men Project (blog)


Defining Happiness in Three Countries
The Good Men Project (blog)
Her family lives in a cohousing community, where families share chores, childcare, and meals. They make their daily commutes by cycling. “The state provides me with everything that I need,” Clemmensen said. Despite paying high taxes, all of her basic ...


Stroud News and Journal


TRIBUTES: Remembering the life of 'wonderful', 'sweet' Graham Patefield-Smith who died in Stroud crash
Stroud News and Journal
David Michael, managing director of the Cohousing Company, said: “Graham's sudden and tragic death will be felt by many, especially his loving family, friends and members of the Cohousing Community in Lansdown, Stroud. “He was very community minded and ...


BCLocalNews


Smithers Cohousing Corporation has not purchased land in ...
BCLocalNews
The Smithers Cohousing Corporation would like to correct an error in the information they gave to The Interior News regarding the development of their co-housing project. We erroneously stated that we had purchased a 2.2-acre parcel of land in the ...

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Smithers Interior News


Smithers Cohousing Corporation has not purchased land in ...
Smithers Interior News
The Smithers Cohousing Corporation would like to correct an error in the information they gave to The Interior News regarding the development of their co-housing project. We erroneously stated that we had purchased a 2.2-acre parcel of land in the ...

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UK: New Leaseholds To Be Abolished
Mondaq News Alerts
The National CLT Network has been lobbying the government to exempt CLTs and the UK Cohousing Network also encouraged members to respond appropriately to the initial government consultation. Groups should consider lobbying their MP or the Department ...



New leaseholds to be abolished
Lexology
The National CLT Network has been lobbying the government to exempt CLTs and the UK Cohousing Network also encouraged members to respond appropriately to the initial government consultation. Groups should consider lobbying their MP or the Department ...

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