Cohousing in the News


Maine Public


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 ...


Wall Street Journal


Retirement Communities Lure Boomers With Eco-Friendly Message
Wall Street Journal
There is also a growing movement in senior housing known as cohousing, in which homeowners have their own units but share a common living space and other resources. Currently, there are about a dozen senior cohousing communities in the U.S., ...



How can we make our housing market better for young people
Lexology
At the other end of the country, Brighton and Hove Community Land Trust are working with several community-led housing projects in order to develop affordable housing for those in need. CLTs offer a solution for young people through the development of ...



UK: How Can We Make Our Housing Market Better For Young People
Mondaq News Alerts
Houses may be owned or, if the financial model permits, rented. The key point about cohousing is that residents control the space in which they live. They have responsibility for managing it, so are not subject to the whims of a third party landlord or ...


Isthmus


Isthmus Picks Playlist: April 19-26
Isthmus
Jacqueline Schwab, Thursday, April 19, Arboretum Cohousing, 7 pm: If you've seen a Ken Burns documentary, you've likely heard the music of Jacqueline Schwab, a folk and classical improvisational pianist. At once sparse, lush, heartfelt and evocative ...


Diablo Magazine


Q & A With Courtney E. Martin
Diablo Magazine
Family: Partner and two daughters (though she thinks of her cohousing community as her extended family). Favorite place to write: “Anywhere my children are not.” Favorite playground: Mosswood Park. Favorite hike: Tilden Regional Park. Favorite walk ...


Gainesville Sun


A. Whitney Sanford: Intentional communities increase social bonds
Gainesville Sun
After six years of designing and planning, the residents of Gainesville Cohousing now have a place to call home. This is a milestone to be celebrated. Originating in Denmark in the 1960s, cohousing is a form of intentional community that combines ...


Republican Journal


Burson plays the Common House
Republican Journal
Belfast — Singer/songwriter and pianist Heidi Burson will perform Friday, April 27 30, at 7 p.m. at the Common House of Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage, 25 Village Road (off Tufts Road). Soul-inflected singer Burson is an award winning artist and ...

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