Welcome to
Daybreak Cohousing

An Intentional Community
Committed to sustainable living
Located in Portland, Oregon


For Sale: 1BR 1BA unit

If you would like to be notified when a home becomes available for rent or sale, please add your name to our 

Notification List

We are unable to accommodate short term housing requests. Our guest house is only available for reservation by friends and family of community members.

If you are interested in more information please contact our Membership Team at membership.daybreak@gmail.com



May 30 - June 2, 2019
The next National Cohousing Conference will be held in Portland, Oregon May 30 - June 2, 2019. Register for cohousing community tours, conference and other events here.

Midsummer Celebration

We celebrated solstice with a traditional Swedish
Små Grodorna (The Frog Dance) around the Majstång (Maypole)

Midsommarkrans (flower wreaths)

 Food and Music!


2525 N. Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR 97217

Become a co-housing resident today.
Details about the 1BR/1BA condo for sale

     COMMUNITY 2.0

Is Cohousing the Future of Urban Design?


Check out this animated infographic
Showing the advantages of cohousing, particularly
on the environment and between people,
the future of cohousing, and their positive impact
on communities.

Click Here to view (Credit: Heather Green at BuiltVisible UK)

 Daybreak's architect, Grace Kim, TED2017: How cohousing can make us happier (and live longer)


Daybreak Food Program in the News

October 11, 2011 - A feature article in the Food Day Section

Portland's Daybreak Cohousing nurtures community with shared meals

Read the article (including recipes) here .

And watch the VIDEO

AARP - 2010 Livable Communities Award

On Friday, January 14, 2011 Schemata Workshop was one of five recipients of AARP's 2010 Livable Communities Award for the design of Daybreak Cohousing. Click here to view the slide show and video featuring Daybreak and some of our community members.

Photo courtesy of Jay L. Clendenin/Aurora

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