1. Documents for Startups

Lease, Legal, and Community Agreements (Google drive) 

Learning materials for explaining the MHOS financial model (Google drive) 

2. Powerpoint Presentations

LILAC Overview
Low Impact

3. Further Reading about LILAC:

Transition Network: Interview with Paul Chatterton by Rob Hopkins
Co-housing Network: The Lilac Story
NewStart Magazine: Lilac, How They Did It
Preorg, MHOS and its Suitability for Small Coops

4. Youtube videos

5. Further Reading on Co-housing

Bamford, G. (2005) ‘(Co-housing for older people: housing innovation in the Netherlands and Denmark, Australasian Journal Ageing, 24:1, 44-6.

Bunker, S., Coates, C., Field, M., and How J (eds) (2011) Cohousing in Britain today, London: Diggers and Dreamers Publications.

Christian D.L. (2003) Creating a life together: Practical tools to grow ecovillages and intentional communities, Gabriola Island: New Society Publishers.

Commission on Co-operative and Mutual Housing (2009) Bringing democracy home, London: CCMH.

Dawson, J. (2006) Ecovillages: New frontiers for sustainability, Schumacher Briefings, Totnes: Green Books.

Durrett, C. and McCamant, K. (2011) Creating cohousing: Building sustainable communities, Gabriola Island: New Society Publishers.

Field, M. (2004) Thinking about cohousing: the creation of intentional neighbourhoods, London: Diggers and Dreamers Publications.

Jarvis H. (2011) ‘Saving space, sharing time: Integrated infrastructures of daily life in cohousing’, Environment and Planning A, 43: 3, 560-77.

McCamant, K. and Durrett, C. (1994) Cohousing: a contemporary approach to housing ourselves, 2nd edition, Berkeley: Ten Speed Press

Sargisson, L. (2007). ‘Imperfect utopias: Green intentional communities’, Ecopolitics, 1: 1, 1-24.

Sargisson, L (2012) ‘Second wave cohousing: a modern utopia?’, Utopian Studies, 21: 1, 28-57.

Scotthanson, C. and Scotthanson, K. (2005) The cohousing handbook. Building a place for community, Gabriola Island: New Society Publishers.

Woodin, T., Crook D., and Carpentier, V. (2010) Community and mutual ownership: A historical review. York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

The UK cohousing network is a useful membership organisation for emerging groups: www.cohousing.org.uk