Urban Cohousing: Neighborhood of the Future (RV-10191AW)

Start Date
10/01/2018
End Date
09/30/2020
Description
As transit oriented development where people live, work and play becomes an increasingly popular concept towards developing sustainable urban design and with more than 150 cohousing communities currently in operation in the United States, can cohousing in combination with walkable communities and smart growth be the neighborhood of the future? This 1-hour webcast introduces the concept of cohousing and compares it with other modes of housing.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to:
•Explain the key concepts of cohousing (in particular urban cohousing) and demystify the misconceptions or fear about cohousing
•Discuss how smart growth, walkable communities, New Urbanism, and urban cohousing concepts work together
•Identify the difference between intentional communities verses cohousing
•Describe the legal, real estate, social, and political structures of urban cohousing
Instructors
Emy Louie
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-10191AW
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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