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Month: December 2016

Should Building Homes for “Aging in Place” Become a Priority for Builders?

PMC  December 1, 2016    pmc  Jeff Conner

In the coming decades, increasing life expectancy, a declining birth rate, and the aging of the baby boom generation will dramatically increase the number and proportion of the U.S. population over the age of 65.

Most seniors indicate that they would prefer to age in place – either staying in their current home or choosing from a range of affordable, age-appropriate housing options within their community.…