Hive & House Cohousing Consulting

Workshop: The Inside-Out of Cohousing
February 9, 2019 - 10:00am - 2:30pm
Multipurpose Room 1
1 Athlete's Way

Has cohousing piqued your interest, and started questions buzzing in your head? Aimed at potential residents, architects, planners, city councillors and housing advocates, this workshop provides a deeper dive into how cohousing works, from the hard facts to the warm fuzzies.

By the end of the day, you'll be ready to join a cohousing group, or otherwise support this growing trend in housing!

Register in advance through Eventbrite:

WORKSHOP 1: THE INSIDE-OUT OF COHOUSING takes 4.5 hours to delve into the following topics:

  • A typical legal and financial framework
  • Community building (e.g. membership levels, recruitment and social bonding)
  • Working together as a group (e.g. decision-making, committees, group dynamics)
  • Different phases of the process (e.g. forming a group, organizing your finances, securing a site)
  • Myths and misconceptions
  • Lots of time for questions and discussion




Morning coffee/tea, lunch and a hardcopy workbook are included with your registration.

$125 - Early Bird registration, available only until Saturday, January 19th

$150 - Individual registration between January 20th and February 8th

$125 - Per person for groups of 2 or more people between January 20th and February 8th (Bring a friend!)

  • 5% GST will be added to registration fees.