Category: research

Spatial Design for Coliving

While spatial design is something that I’ve always been curious about, it isn’t one of the reasons why I became interested in the Coliving movement. If I had to guess, I’d say this is the case for the majority of the people in the… Continue Reading “Spatial Design for Coliving”

Community vs Scalability: Cracking Coliving’s Dilemma

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.

Coliving: The Ideal Living Solution During a Pandemic

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.

The Case for Small Gatherings

For Coliving operators, a big part of their value proposition is facilitating community gatherings that will lead to meaningful connections amongst their residents. In my discussions with Coliving professionals across the world, I have discovered countless elements to consider while planning a gathering. In this article, we’ll dive into the issue of gathering size and attempt to discover what the ideal gathering size is for Coliving operators.