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We bought our first building!
Jay Standish | 6 August

Project Code Name: HomeMaker We are inspired by people who create new solutions, who build things that move the ball

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Farm House Berkeley is born!
Ben Provan | 8 March

Announcing Farm House Berkeley, open April 1st!  The Farm House is our newest addition to the Bay Area Embassy Network

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Coliving grows up: a 230 bed development in SF
Jay Standish | 8 February

Up until now, we have been hacking coliving spaces together using existing properties that were designed to be single family

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Get it? Fancy dress boots?
Consult-strapping: Bootstrapping through Consulting
Jay Standish | 4 February

Funding a startup is an age-old problem that is usually solved one of two ways: 1) Taking on investors 2)

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So what exactly is coliving?
Ben Provan | 3 February

I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve heard people say something along the lines of “don’t you live

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Structural Drivers in Communities and Companies
jessykate | 30 January

Structural Drivers in Communities and Companies After a weekend retreat with the Embassy SF this past weekend, a discussion arose

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Open Source Business Strategy
Jay Standish | 25 January

In order to facilitate effective collaboration and build smart & empowered partnerships, we want to make our company vision, goals

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On Finding Properties and Supporters
jessykate | 16 November

We’ve been meeting with some very kind and experienced individuals in the urban development space. I thought I’d document some

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The bicycle just went electric.
Jay Standish | 8 November

This bicycle hub is amazing! It contains both the battery and motor, and charges itself on downhills. It is also

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6 Ideas to Reshape Housing Policy
Jay Standish | 8 November

Some leading edge thinking from Shelterforce on how innovative housing policy can solve important problems. Read the full article on

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