Broker Eva Otto Speaks On Co-Buying In Seattle

Cobuying, Cohousing and Community Values

The sharing economy is inspiring innovative shared housing arrangements: From millenials cobuying homes in a group, to the development of cohousing communities, alternatives to the single occupancy homes are on the rise. Be it driven by the demand for housing, or in honor of living their values, people are embracing rich and varied living options throughout our region.


What is Cobuying?

Co-buying involves two or more people (unmarried to one another) pooling resources to buy a home together.  The group may be driven by financial or social considerations or both.  For some, co-buying is a means of getting on the property ladder.  For others, a cobuy may mean housing multiple generations under the same roof. Co-buying can also be a means of diversifying risk. Click here for more information