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City or suburb? Location matters for older adults-5159

City or suburb? Location matters for older adults

To track movement among residences in six major metropolitan areas in Canada (Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver), a research team used census data to define urban and suburban areas, and compared these with another classification based on the age of the housing. The result showed that people 65 years and older moved away from the urban centers and moved into suburban areas in the census years 1991, 1996, 2001 and 2006.

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Not enough retirement housing in the UK-5157

Not enough retirement housing in the UK

There is an overall shortage of new housing in the United Kingdom, according to a report from a real estate advisory firm, and an estimated 3% of housing being built in upcoming years will be designated for older adults, either as retirement villages or homes offering varying levels of care.

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Affordable, accessible housing needed for aging Americans-5086

Affordable, accessible housing needed for aging Americans

Driven by the demographic shift in the United States, where the number of people 50 years and older is expected to grow to 132 million by 2030, increasing the supply of housing that meets their needs is a must, according to the authors of a new report.

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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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