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Communal Housing

June 15, 2019, 11am PDT
The communal living opportunity for San Jose residents was made possible by the creation of an entirely new designation in the city's zoning code.
CityLab
December 19, 2017, 5am PST
In the interest of preserving affordable supply, the District can purchase apartment buildings that would otherwise sell to private developers.
Greater Greater Washington
Feature
July 12, 2017, 5am PDT
Everything you wanted to know about shared working and living spaces but were afraid to ask.
Yulia Kozhevnikova
March 29, 2015, 5am PDT
After a group of unrelated adults bought and moved into a large house in Hartford, Connecticut, they were found to be in violation of local regulations. They are asking for a broader definition of 'family.'
WFSB
March 30, 2011, 10am PDT
Seeing an unfilled niche in the housing marketplace, developers in suburban Seattle are trying to build a communal housing development.
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