admin by Vaalea Darkke | 2 Oct 2016
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Green Buildings,Housing Choice

More Co-Housing, Semi-Communal Living

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Examples
Harbourside Cohousing in Sooke, B.C http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/seniors-who-want-to-age-in-place-make-case-for-cohousing-developments-1.3498599

http://fernwoodurbanvillage.ca/

http://pacificgardens.ca/

http://www.dominionrocket.com/ 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thesundayedition/b-c-seniors-build-a-new-way-to-age-in-place-1.3737140
http://www.metronews.ca/features/vancouver/vancouvering/2016/03/10/residents-move-in-to-first-vancovuer-cohousing-development.html

https://vimeo.com/148776246

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/facts-and-arguments/as-my-friends-and-i-grow-older-were-setting-our-sights-on-communal-living/article32240746/

http://lightersideofrealestate.com/real-estate-life/cool-stuff/tiny-house-bestie-row

http://inhabitat.com/savvy-seniors-are-buying-tiny-homes-to-enjoy-their-golden-years-in-off-grid-style/

https://www.fastcompany.com/40420420/coliving-isnt-just-for-startups-a-giant-developer-is-building-upscale-dorms-for-adults “If you live in a new apartment building in Chicago, you might be more likely to spend a typical night downstairs at a mixology or bike repair class–or sitting with neighbors by a fire pit, watching your dogs run around the building’s dog park–than in your apartment watching Netflix.”

Adult dorms https://www.facebook.com/ATTNVideo/videos/1705060576465563/?hc_ref=NEWSFEED

Let’s use design to help rebuild social trust and connections in urban housing. Check out the toolkit here: https://thehappycity.com/resources/happy-homes/

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