The way humans live has changed dramatically over the past few decades and we need to redesign our living solutions to fit the needs of people in the 21st century. In short, we need Coliving. I’ve created Coliving Corner to document research in the global Coliving industry in the hopes of promoting the spread of Coliving to every corner of the planet. Please stop by from time to time to read new content, comment on posts you find interesting, and join my journey into the past, present, and future of Coliving.
Coliving Operators face a perceived dilemma between Community and Scalability. This article reviews why the dilemma exists in the first place, and suggests that a multi-tiered community approach could serve as a potential solution for Coliving companies to facilitate AND scale great communities.
Part 1 of the Case for Coliving series examines modern living trends such as the Big Sort and urbanization. We find that America’s metropolitan areas are growing and because it’s easier than ever for Americans to live where they want, they’re sorting themselves into homogenous communities.
What is the ideal living environment during a pandemic? When so much of what we take for granted is immediately taken away from us, what living solutions can best respond to our new list of wants and needs? In this article we’ll make the case that Coliving communities, when compared with traditional living solutions, are better prepared to navigate macro-adversities such as a global pandemic due to economic, social, and safety advantages.
Hey team, Connor here! I’m a fun and adventure loving world traveler that whole heartedly believes in the potential of Coliving to facilitate meaningful human connections and positively change the way we live. After spending the last two years getting my MBA in Malaysia, I’m ready to hit the ground running to launch a career in the Coliving industry. I’m glad you’re here to check out some of my research and please reach out if you’d like to connect!