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Community self build

self build houses in the Field of Dreams at the Findhorn FoundationThe Findhorn Foundation is a large community near Inverness. There is a strong emphasis on sustainable building.

There is a resurgence of community self build projects at the moment (also known as community custom build), most of which have a strong green flavour. […]

Cohousing

One of the most recent cohousing schemes to get off the ground is LILAC in Leeds. They are committed to ecologically sound building and have an interesting ownership structure,

The Lancaster Cohousing, which has also recently been completed, is documented on their blog and their web site home page

Recreating the village

Although very […]