MORe inspirations

 Colourful apartment units and townhouses cluster around the communal garden with a common house at the end at   Petaluma Avenue Cohousing   in California

Colourful apartment units and townhouses cluster around the communal garden with a common house at the end at Petaluma Avenue Cohousing in California

Shared workshop at Frogsong Cohousing in Cotati, California.

 1 and 1/2-storey homes and a common house with shared facilities cluster around a communal greenspace at   Third Street Cottages   at Whidbey Island, Washington 

1 and 1/2-storey homes and a common house with shared facilities cluster around a communal greenspace at Third Street Cottages at Whidbey Island, Washington 

 Prepping for dinner at the communal kitchen at   Nevada City Cohousing

Prepping for dinner at the communal kitchen at Nevada City Cohousing

 Common house with exercise room, dining area and terrace at   Conover Commons   in Redmond, Washington

Common house with exercise room, dining area and terrace at Conover Commons in Redmond, Washington

 Aerial view of   Earthsong Eco-Neighborhood    in New Zealand. 32 homes sit in just over 3 acres. This multi-generational community accommodates a variety of households living in 1-bedroom studios to 4-bedroom houses. Key features are sustainable construction, extensive food gardens and orchards, car free grounds around the houses and play areas for children. (Photo: cohousing.org.nz)

Aerial view of Earthsong Eco-Neighborhood  in New Zealand. 32 homes sit in just over 3 acres. This multi-generational community accommodates a variety of households living in 1-bedroom studios to 4-bedroom houses. Key features are sustainable construction, extensive food gardens and orchards, car free grounds around the houses and play areas for children. (Photo: cohousing.org.nz)

 Shared interior space at   Pacific Gardens Cohousing   in Nanaimo, Vancouver Island

Shared interior space at Pacific Gardens Cohousing in Nanaimo, Vancouver Island

Low-rise units overlook shared gardens at Mountain View Cohousing in California