Tour Duwamish Cohousing

Upcoming Live Tours:

None Currently Scheduled – If you are interested in our community, contact to personally visit our community, to meet us in a community meal, or for questions! Our location is at 6000 17th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98106


The Common House

Duwamish Cohousing’s large common house is a standalone two story building with:

  • -large common space/dining hall
  • -kids room fully visible from the common space
  • -large kitchen
  • -sunroom with cozy gas fireplace and piano
  • -an attached upper deck
  • -common laundry facilities
  • -rec room with projector for community movies, board games, and DVD/book library
  • -and the common space opens to a large outdoor gathering space



Playground and Gathering Space

Adjacent to the upper level of the common house is our large outdoor gathering space and kids playground. We’ll often have night-time campfires to gather around. In the summer, the large doors of the dining hall are opened to enjoy the summer weather outside as well.



Exercise Room and Shop

Outside the common house, we also have a workshop, an exercise room, and a garden shed.

Bike Room and Storage Room

Also available to community residents is a spot in the locked community bike room. Storage spaces for additional storage can be rented in the community.



photo by HD Estates

Gardens and Native Landscaping

Duwamish Cohousing is filled with nature, including native landscaping and food gardens, fruit trees, and berries. The South Garden provides both food gardening plots and a quiet place to enjoy nature. Another food garden on the North side includes plots for gardening with the community, often filled with tasty edibles! A forested wetland with footpath is maintained, along with forested slopes and a community orchard.