Perhaps we need to be thinking of “Leading-Edge Boomer” Housing Downtown?
December 28, 2012
Growing older does not just entail becoming a “senior” any more. Those born between 1946 and 1964 are “leading-edge boomers” and are experiencing “adulthood II” with new careers, new loves, and new lifestyles including Downtown living. The “silent generation” — those now between ages 67 and early 80s — also want the community and independent living options found in college towns and downtowns. Neither group wants to live in an institutional setting.
Full article: http://urbanland.uli.org/Articles/2012/Dec/BraunsteinGray
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