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Trends in construction indicate billions to be spent for senior housing-4632

Trends in construction indicate billions to be spent for senior housing

The need for seniors housing, and the trend toward housing innovations, were projected to account for US $127 billion in construction by 2023 in the G20 nations, according to a market research firm. (The G20 represent the world’s largest economies.)

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New construction of assisted living units continues-4299

New construction of assisted living units continues

A survey conducted across 31 large metropolitan areas of the United States showed that construction of assisted living accommodations continues.

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Builders more confident in 55+ housing market-4282

Builders more confident in 55+ housing market

Four times a year builders of 55+ housing answer a survey that asks if current sales and anticipated six-month sales for their market are good, fair or poor, and if prospective buyer traffic is high, average or low.

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Builders target age-restricted housing to renters-4166

Builders target age-restricted housing to renters

There were 245,000 multifamily housing units started in 2012 in the United States; of these, 17,000 (7%) were age-restricted.

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Outdoor housing features important for Canadian boomers-3594

Outdoor housing features important for Canadian boomers

As participants in an online panel, 1,013 Canadians born 1980-1994 (Generation Y) and 1,011 Canadians born between the years 1947 and 1966 (Boomers) were asked about their plans to move and the characteristics they desired in a new home.

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Multigenerational households mean upsizing-3435

Multigenerational households mean upsizing

In the prior issue of ICAA Research Review (10[40] October 2012), a report pointed to the need for governments and private businesses to make housing appropriate for the functional abilities and personal interests of older adults. The results of a separate survey cast an additional light on future housing needs.

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