Cohousing is housing designed to foster community and cooperation while preserving
independence. About 30 private residences are clustered near shared facilities.
The members design and manage all aspects of their community.
Cohousing-L is a discussion about all aspects of cohousing -
development and joys and challenges of living in cohousing.
Cohousing-L is independent of but cooperates with
The Cohousing Association of the United States (Coho/US).
Cohousing-L has about 1100 active subscribers (Oct 2019) and distributed an average of about 80 messages per month in 2019.
It is conducted by email - a "mailing list" or "listserv". See
About mailing lists
Cohousing-L References page: List history, list FAQs and links to some files and web pages mentioned in the discussion.
To see the collection of the over 44,000 postings (Oct 2019)
since the list started in 1993 visit,
Cohousing-L Messages (archives).
The Index Pages are by default chronological with most recent on top.
Unfortunately getting to an Index Page of a given time in the last 26 years is awkward, the Date Index helps.
Searching the archives.
Each index page of the archives has a form at the top to enter a
search string. There is a
Search Tips at the bottom of every search results page.
Cohousing-L is managed by Fred H. Olson and Neil Planchon
of the management team and can be reached by email at:
cohousing-l-owner at cohousing.org
More about Cohousing:
o The Cohousing Association of the United States (Coho/US) website ( www.cohousing.org)
Stories about life in
cohousing from Cohousing-L postings