Mango Manor Cooperative

House
Kitchen
House Outing
Living Room
Living Room
Celebration
Workshop
Dining Room
Garage
Backyard
Looking Onto Garden
Front Garden
Work Day
Gardening
Garden Markers
Entrance
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About

Mango Manor is a vibrant and evolving community. Inhabitants are wide-ranging in there personal interests. Here at Mango Manor we strive for an Esprit de corps that is most readily evident in the smooth operation of the household. Also, we are very nice to one another.

Rent and Food Fees

Room Rent Range: $570-$800/month

Food Fee: $150/month

Utilities Included In Rent

Income Cap

The Boulder Housing Coalition (BHC) cooperatives have been developed with grant assistance from the City of Boulder’s affordable housing program. In exchange for this financial support the BHC has signed legal covenants requiring nearly all of the residents of our co-ops to income and asset qualify.

Income Cap for Ostara Cooperative: 5 households at $40,300, 5 households at $32,240

Community and Governance

House meetings: Every Sunday

Decision-making procedures: Consensus. Large, long-term projects are discussed amongst the house. 

Gardens: Mango Manor’s Garden Steward is a seriously amazing gardener. In addition to the amazing front yard, the backyard is host to some beds for food production. Also, the house has been able to procure some beds at a third location

Events: Currently limited but we do a fun meeting every third Sunday of the month

Food Specifics

House Dinners: Twice a week.

House Dinner Dietary Options: Based on the needs of current members.

Perks

Memberships: Community Cycles, eGo Carshare 

Laundry: Laundry in the house

Air Conditioning: the house has a central air mechanism and a fan what circulates the air

Location

  • 10 minute drive to Chautauqua park
  • 20 minute bike to downtown Boulder
  • 30 minute drive to Denver
  • Short walk to Table Mesa Park-N-Ride with access to many local and regional bus routes

Food

  • Veggies from CSA in the spring and summer
  • Abundant produce from Mango Manor gardens

Trainings and Experience

  • Consensus decision-making
  • Stewardship Opportunities
  • Cooperative Trainings
  • Social Justice and Mental Health Trainings

Other Details

Pets: Allowed with discussion and permission from the house

Tobacco: Yes, limited to an area in the backyard

Inclusivity: All are welcome.

  • Our Mission

    The BHC is dedicated to creating permanently affordable, community enhancing, cooperative housing for the people of Boulder County

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