Formed: 2004 Established: 2013
This page last updated:12/13/2012
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Cohabitat Québec is the first cohousing comunity in the province of Quebec, Canada.
Cohabitat Québec est le premier projet de "cohousing" dans la ville de Québec, et dans la province de Québec, Canada.
Community location is placed at the center of the zip/postal code, city/state, or city/country (not based on street addresses)
Former/Other Names: Cohousing Quebec
This page last updated:12/13/2012
(Public meeting and arrangement only)
Visitor Process: You can attend our montly public meeting. See our website for more détails.
Fellowship for Intentional Community
:: Canadian cohousing network
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Our community fits the legal definition of "housing for older persons" * and thus we may restrict membership/residency to those of a certain age and may have limits on child membership/residency in accordance with the law. Our community does not discriminate based on race/color, national origin, religion, sex/gender, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or domestic abuse.
Our community does not discriminate in regards to housing based on race/color, national origin, religion, sex/gender, family status (i.e. having children, not having children, or being pregnant), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, age, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or being the victim of domestic abuse.
Members(adults and children):
(now:49 adults, 27 children)
(Sociocraty (zero objection))
Leadership Core Group:
Labor and Money
Members have independent finances
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
(500$/member and 20% downpayment for the unit)
Land and Buildings
(Under 5 km radius from Quebec city downtown)
2.7 acres (1.1 hectares)
Land Owned By:
(CQ2 - Coopérative de solidarité)
Number of Residences:
(10 townhouses + 32 flats, 1 common house)
(and ecological way)
Percentage of Food Grown:
Share Community Meals:
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
Common Spiritual Practices:
Which Spiritual Traditions(s):
(it's also individual way)
Square Feet in Common House:
Atelier Pierre Thibault (initial concept)
KrausFitch Architects (Programs)
Lys construction (Manager)
We're our own developer
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Current editor(s): MichelDesgagnes
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