Author: Jeanine Overton

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Why I Chose Cohousing

Someone recently asked me to tell them the story of how Gainesville Cohousing got started. It’s a story I’ve told many times. I talk about the group that existed before our current community came...

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April 29th – National Cohousing Open House Day!

This Sunday, April 29th, is National Cohousing Open House Day! It’s a day when cohousing communities across the United States, including Gainesville Cohousing, open their doors and welcome people to learn more about their...

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Ground Breaking!

We are so thrilled to announce that we have officially begun work on our property! Earthworx, LLC started the work on our property shortly after the city of Gainesville gave us the final approval....

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Happy 5th Birthday, Gainesville Cohousing!

Recently, we had our 5th Anniversary together as a community! It is hard to believe that 5 years has gone by since our very first meeting with only a handful of people ready to...

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Only 3 Lots Left!

We are so close to breaking ground, we can taste it! Our members are selling their current homes, having garage sales, donating extra things, and talking to the banks. With breaking ground only weeks...

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Informational Session – April 26th

GOT QUESTIONS? If you have been interested in cohousing and want to learn more or maybe you have some specific questions about our project, now is your chance! Come on out to UCG (United...

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Member Spotlight

  Judy Broward Judy became interested in Cohousing because of the opportunity to create a unique community in Gainesville that incorporates green living and a sense of community. She is a retired accountant at...

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Movie Under the Stars

This year marks our 2nd annual winter family-fun event on our property.  This year is extra special because we are hosting a movie night under the stars!  Everyone is welcome to this family celebration...

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Community Steps

Two years doesn’t seem like a long time to most people, but in the world of building a neighborhood from scratch it can feel like an eternity, (especially when you want to move in,...

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Got Questions?

Whenever I have the opportunity to talk about Gainesville Cohousing, I take it! Sometimes it’s intentional at an event designed for outreach and other times it’s while sitting in the dentist’s chair with my...