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Basic concepts to bear in mind when initiating a cohousing - collaborative housing project following the self-managed assignment-of-use cooperative model.
The Trabensol Cooperative wanted equal apartments, but a certain diversity was necessary to identify and access homes
The potential of geothermal energy is just beginning to be exploited. Trabensol Cooperative is one of its pioneers in Spain
Cohousing for hospitality-industry workers and their families working in a self-managed restaurant for which they grow vegetables, collect water and recycle waste in the building
Common spaces in Trabensol Centre for the Elderly are the built reflection of the Cooperative members’ life project basis.
The first residents are arriving at Trabensol Centre for the Elderly. The building is finished and their life project starts a new stage
Wide common spaces are representative of cohousing’s own nature and make it clearly different from other housing options.
Caring policies for the elderly need to be redefined according to dependency levels and respecting their freedom, autonomy and diversity
Objects stop working ‘by themselves' in a few years time, according to a planned design (planned obsolescence) How much would we save with objects designed to last?
15% of the world’s population, 8,5% in Spain, has some kind of disability. A different form of house planning, designing and building is necessary
Reflections on the place of the cohousing model in an individualistic society, from the social, economic and consumption aspects
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