Communities in Development Updates

BERKELEY MOSHAV in Berkeley, CA: a 20-25 household Jewish community that intends to be diverse in age, income, family structure, and Jewish observance and to have a kosher community kitchen. If this vision peaks your interest, contact them or attend an upcoming event to learn more.

urban-moshavDynamic Governance Training on January 15, 16 & 22nd from 9am -5pm in Berkeley. Led by peer governance expert Diana Leafe Christian. Childcare and box lunches available. Learn more here & Register here.

FAIR OAKS ECOHOUSING in Fair Oaks, CA: A neighborhood of 30 homes in Fair Oaks, 18 miles east of downtown Sacramento. Actively looking for others who share their vision.

Site Tour on Saturday, January 14th at 10:30am at the Fair Oaks Coffeehouse in Fair Oaks Village, located at 10223 Fair Oaks Blvd. Members will lead the tour of our beautiful property. Kids are welcome. Learn more here.

RSVP to Linda Tanforan at (916) 359-3742 or for the address.


HARRISONBURG COHOUSING in Harrisonburg, VA is actively recruiting new members for their community. Learn more on their website and Facebook page.

harrisonburgDiscover Cohousing Presentation on Saturday, January 28th from 1-2:30pm at Blue Ridge Architects, 126 W Bruce St #102, Harrisonburg, VA. Learn more here.


MARIN COHOUSING in Marin, CA is forging the real relationships and commitments needed to build a community. Their goal over the next few months is to learn more about each other, establish and strengthen their community’s values, and have those honest conversations about what it really takes to “Get-It-Built.”



OAKLEIGH MEADOW COHOUSING in Eugene, OR: Currently seeking additional interested.

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PDX COMMONS in Portland, OR is a cohousing community for pro-active adults. The community is currently under construction – only a few units remain! Attend an upcoming event or visit their website for more info on joining.

pdx-logoIntro Coffee on Saturday, January 21st at 9:30am at Tabor Space: 5441 SE Belmont St., Portland, OR. RSVP on their website.



PLACITAS SAGE in Placitas, NM is a community-in-development just east of I-25, about 15 miles north of Albuquerque and 35 miles south of Santa Fe. Currently in the process of completing a number of important design workshops to shape their 20-unit community.

PS logoCoffee & Convo on Tuesday, January 17th from 2-4pm at Placitas Cafe (221 NM-165, Placitas, NM). More info here.


QUIMPER VILLAGE in Port Townsend, WA is a group of fun-loving 55-plus members whose projects has recently begun construction. Homes still available.

quimper villageCoffee & Conversation on Saturday, February 11th from 10-11:30am at 2933 Jackman Street Port Townsend, WA. More info here.


RALEIGH COHOUSING in Raleigh, NC is group of innovative, pro-active adults seeking to aging in an old-fashioned “small-town” community in or near Raleigh. Connect with them and contribute to making this vision a reality in North Carolina!

raleigh-cohoMeet and Greet Potluck Supper on Sunday, January 15th from 6-8pm, hosted by Ginny Going and Tom Henderson in their home at 400 S. Boylan Ave in Downtown Raleigh. Bring a dish to share and your beverage and be prepared to have fun and ask all the questions you may have about cohousing and our community. Learn more here.


RAVENS’ ROOST COHOUSING in Anchorage, AK is currently under construction. Learn more on their website.

logotransparentwideGrand Opening Celebration on Sunday, January 29th from 2-5pm at their site: Little Brook Street and Abbott Road, Anchorage, AK. Refreshments will be served and families are encouraged to bring children. More info here.


WASHINGTON HOUSE in West Sacramento, CA have their sights on a .59-acre property 2 blocks from Raley’s Field and Tower Bridge, and a little further to the Crocker Art Museum.

Nitty Gritty of the Development Process with Katie McCamant on Saturday, January 28th. Contact Anne at to register. Learn more here.


SHEPHERD VILLAGE in Shepherdstown, WV has purchased 19 acres and grown to 14 household members. Learn more on their newly updated website.

svJanuary Orientation Sessions: Two sessions, 2-hours each for those with serious interest in Shepherd Village. Registration is required, and it is strongly recommended that participants attend both sessions. More info here.


VILLAGE HEARTH COHOUSING in Durham, NC is currently gathering folks to create a new cohousing community in Durham, NC, of LGBTs, friends, & allies with the intention of aging in place in community.

VH NEWMeet & Greet/Site Visit on Saturday, January 14th at 2pm at Ricky’s NY Pizza, 5279 N Roxboro Rd, Durham, NC. More info here.

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