Baby Boomers Eye Retirement Communities

About a quarter of baby boomers now between 40 and 45 are thinking about buying a home in a senior community.
August 8, 2004, 1pm PDT | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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"The oldest of the 77 million baby boomers are almost 60, and retirement communities, with a few modifications, aren't looking that bad... Seventy-five percent say they will buy a new home and they want to live in active adult communities packed with high-tech features such as high-speed Internet connections. But unlike the older generation, the young want to live near their current home, no more than an hour away."

Thanks to The Practice of New Urbanism

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Published on Sunday, August 1, 2004 in Housing Zone
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