Joan W.

Location:

Alamo, CA
Hometown: Brooklyn/Boston

Member since:

August 1, 2010

How did you hear about East Bay Cohousing?

I have been looking into cohousing for a while. I first read about in in connection with Davis.

What does Cohousing mean to you?

It means having my own home, but sharing things--equipment or tools, baby-sitting or pet-sitting, sharing some meals, looking after each other to make sure everyone is ok. Socializing when I want to and being able to be alone when I want.

What's most likely: Rent, Buy, Share, Build, Co-create?

Buy, build or co-create.

Where are you most interested in living?

Alameda, Oakland, toward the Jack London direction, North Oakland. I have a lot of friends in Alameda, so although there are no groups there, I would like to have good access to Alameda.

Introduction

Hi. I am a 64-year-old woman living in Alamo, and I want to move from my house to something smaller, with a neighborhood feel, but without all the responsibility on me for everything. I have an aging chocolate lab, and a smart-ass 20-lb cat.

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Optional supporter dues

$100.00 /yr; $250 for groups/sponsors

This covers: Supporting members get event discounts, Cohousing Coaching, a book, introduction

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