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A popular housing model around the world, and is ideal for providing affordable, secure rental housing in a collaborative way.

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Collaborative retirement

Bringing the principles of collaborative housing to more conventional retirement living options, or tailoring any of these models to suit the needs of older people.

Building groups

A collective of future residents joining together as the proponents of a new development, often with input into the design.

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Resident-led design and ongoing management of their housing community, with an emphasis on shared space and social interaction.

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Co-living provides managed rental accommodation in buildings that also include significant communal spaces.

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Small blocks

Collaborative housing at the smallest scale – redevelopment of single or adjacent blocks, or small walk-up apartment buildings.

Intentional communities

A broad term that is typically associated with larger and more rural collaborative housing models such as ecovillages.

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Here's a two-page summary of all the models shown on this page. 

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