Welcome to Cohousing Texas
What is Cohousing?
Cohousing is an intentional community of private homes clustered around shared space. Each attached or single family home has traditional amenities, including a private kitchen. Shared spaces typically feature a common house, which may include a large kitchen and dining area, laundry, and recreational spaces. Shared outdoor space may include parking, walkways, open space, and gardens. Neighbors also share resources like tools and lawnmowers.
Households have independent incomes and private lives, but neighbors collaboratively plan and manage community activities and shared spaces. The legal structure is typically an HOA, Condo Association, or Housing Cooperative. Community activities feature regularly-scheduled shared meals, meetings, and workdays. Neighbors gather for parties, games, movies, or other events. Cohousing makes it easy to form clubs, organize child and elder care, and carpool.
Active adult communities that promote a proactive, meaningful and mindful life.
Cohousing communities are typically 20-25 smaller private or attached homes clustered around a larger common house which becomes the social center of a community, with a large dining room and kitchen, lounge, guest rooms, workshop, craft room, theater, library, recreational facilities, even a pool...you name it, you design it. Communities usually serve optional group meals in the common house at least three or four times a week.
Senior cohousing modifies the tried and true cohousing model to create physical and social environments in which we can flourish as we get older. To promote a long and healthy life residents proactively design their community to support aging in place and co-care for each other. The grounds and buildings incorporate universal design. The common house includes a caregiver suite for future contingencies. The community bylaws are designed to meet the specific needs of our retirement years.
Senior cohousing offers a feeling of well being, both physically and financially. Having a close knit community with people who care about you and your well-being around day and night provides a secure environment. Shared resources allow you to share costs of routine maintenance and upkeep, utilities, food co-ops, recreational facilities…..again, you name it.
What We Provide
Our experience helps to mitigate project risk, and our approach is to impart the knowledge and skills to enable our client partners to focus on the important issues, to make good decisions, and ultimately to create the neighborhood of their dreams. Under our streamlined development model, risk is controlled through partnering between professional developers and future residents.
Some of our services include:
We develop and build cohousing communities in Texas.
- Market Entry
- Site Selection
- Entitlements, Permitting & Construction Management
- Assured Financing
- Build-to-Suit & Ground Lease Programs
- Fee Development & Fee-for-Service Programs
- On-Time Store Delivery and Opening
We work with forming or established homeowner groups who want to develop cohousing.
We can help you find or establish a group.
No need for your group to suffer through the development process and learn how to become a real estate developer. Hire us, we build it, you move in.
Community is the cornerstone of any cohousing community. Building true community takes effort and self-examination and... a guide to help you through the process. What is important is creating a community of caring, like-minded people whom you can connect with in the second half of life.
The active participation of residents, from the earliest planning stages through construction, is the first - and possibly the most important - component of building a loving and supportive community.
About Us & Services
We are a real estate, development, and construction company with 30 years of experience dedicated to building futures for current and retired Athletes through relationships with architectural firms such as SAS Architects and Charles Cunniffee.
We are now shifting our focus towards cohousing and community living and will bring the same experience and dedication towards cohousing development. We are partnering with McCamant & Durrett Architects, well respected experts in the Senior Cohousing space.
Robert "R.T." Day
From the first day Robert began managing multi-million dollar projects, he has consistently realized the objective of bringing every single project in on time and under budget. Having received his vast knowledge and experience while with Turner Construction and Arcadis, he has never believed that meeting those criteria alone was good enough. If you agree that well- managed projects should exceed customers’ expectations in terms of quality and service, you should talk with him.
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