|Rental discussion call - Thurs Feb 24th 1PM Eastern||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Jerome Garciano (jlgebox-04yahoo.com)|
|Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2011 06:52:12 -0800 (PST)|
I've scheduled a conference call for those interested in discussing the idea I proposed to the list below. The call will take place Thursday, Feb 24th, 10AM Pacific / 11 AM Mountain / 12 PM Central / 1PM Eastern. If you are interested in joining, email me at the email address below and I will send you the call-in information. ** *J**erome L. Garciano, Esq.* Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP 111 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02199 Direct Dial: 617.239.0285 Direct Fax: 888.325.9042 Main Dial: 617.239.0100 Email: jgarciano [at] eapdlaw.com www.eapdlaw.com On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 6:44 AM, Jerome Garciano <jlgebox-04 [at] yahoo.com>wrote: > A couple of weeks ago I sent an email to this list to see if anyone was > interested in discussing the possibility of starting a national non-profit > organization (or perhaps a few regional non-profits) to own cohousing rental > units. The idea again would be to create a cohousing-friendly corporate > owner with capacity and scale that can help make mixed-tenure and > mixed-income cohousing more achievable. I imagine it could apply for grant > funding from foundations and also develop relationships with community > development financial institutions to set up financing to purchase or > develop units. The organization(s) could maybe even dialogue and partner > with other housing organizations and housing agencies. Since the ethos of > such an organization would be based in cohousing, it would be able to work > with cohousing communities to keep and further the vision of each community, > even as an owner of rental units. > > I got responses from few people from my earlier email, but if anyone else > is interested let me know as I plan to set up a conference call for this > discussion in the next few days. > > Thanks > > *Jerome L. Garciano, Esq.* > Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP > 111 Huntington Avenue > Boston, MA 02199 > Direct Dial: 617.239.0285 > Direct Fax: 888.325.9042 > Main Dial: 617.239.0100 > Email: jgarciano [at] eapdlaw.com > > www.eapdlaw.com > > On Tue, Feb 15, 2011 at 11:03 AM, Zev Paiss <zpaiss [at] comcast.net> wrote: > >> >> Friends, >> >> Just curious to know if Grace's suggestion that all of us who are >> interested in Rental Cohousing join their committee has finished this >> discussion? What we need is strong leadership to help adapt the >> American cohousing model to address this pressing issue. I am >> concerned that with the constraints on home construction and purchase >> for most people, cohousing will not have a very robust future. >> >> Zev >> >> _________________________________________________________________ >> Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: >> http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ >> >> >> >
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