Cully Grove is a planned community in Portland with shared bike parking, solar panels, preserved groves of old trees, and bountiful gardening for urban homesteaders. Site amenities will include an on-site well for irrigation, ecoroofs on carport structures, espalier apple tree fences, and space for bees, chickens, blueberries, and fruit trees. Sounds very cool.
By covenant the houses of Vashon Community Co-Housing can only be resold below market value to serve future generations of low-income buyers. This community has families living in 18 private homes on 12 acres near the town of Vashon, WA. Co-Housing homes are clustered to preserve surrounding woods and open space. Each household has a private residence but also shares extensive common facilities such as a dining hall, children’s playrooms, workshops and laundry facilities.