Charlotte Cohousing Community

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

  • Last updated: June 2, 2015 (1 year ago)
  • Listing created on: May 17, 2015

Mission Statement

We, the forming members of Charlotte Cohousing Community, share a desire to tap the life-giving forces of Community, to live in responsible harmony with the Earth and each other and to be a positive influence in our City.

Community Description

We intend to create and sustain an urban, multi-generational cohousing community of about 30 households (including singles, couples, families, elders, children, pets) with dwellings of varied size and cost and shared common areas for gardening, recreation, guest accommodations, community gatherings, and emerging interests of members.

About

  • Type(s): Ecovillage (organized around ecology and sustainability), Cohousing (individual homes within group owned property), Neighborhood, Community Housing, or Homeowner’s Association

Housing

  • Land owned by: The Community

Membership

  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Visitor Process:

    Please contact us through email or join our Meetup or Facebook groups! We are open to new members who want to help form our community.

  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Membership Process:

    We are developing a membership process.

Government

  • Decision Making: By a board, council, group of elders, or leadership group
  • Identified Leader: Yes
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Economics

  • Shared Income: Members have completely independent finances
  • Required Labor Contribution:

Sustainability Practices

Lifestyle

Keywords

community, ecovillage, cohousing, Charlotte, Carolina, collaboration, sustainability, values