Welcome to
Daybreak Cohousing

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

Memorial Day Barbecue

Food and Friends in the Courtyard

Hot off the Grill

Playing with Bubbles


Home for sale by owner
Unit 306 offered at $219,000
Sale Pending

3rd Floor end unit with lots of light; 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 865 square feet;
Kitchen has maple cabinets and stainless appliances;
Full size stackable washer and dryer;
Wood casing windows designed for airflow;
Radiant floor heat, energy efficient design throughout;
Great transit options, large bike room;
Established cohousing community with all the perks

Contact Karen at karenl.pdx@gmail.com for more information.




2525 N. Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR 97217

Check Upcoming Events
for what's going on at Daybreak.

Daybreak in the News

 Daybreak featured in National Magazine

 In the April 2012 issue of Where to Retire


An article by Van Sheridan on "The Growing Choices in Niche Communities", Daybreak is featuered as the example of cohousing - including this photo of our meal program:


Preparing Peking Duck for our annual Chinese New Year banquet.

Click here to see the whole article (pdf). 

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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