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Crucial to provide safe and secure homes

Crucial to provide safe and secure homes

An article in Property Week discusses how by building later living villages and fostering a sense of community within them, we can put a stop to the isolation and loneliness that many elderly people face every day – not just when there’s a global pandemic. We already...

Later Living Ageing Joyously

Later Living Ageing Joyously

In a new book, The Changing Mind, Daniel Levitin enlightens us on five key secrets behind ageing well. A set of behaviours that can increase our capacity for happiness and enable us to age joyously. All five are directly and indirectly able to be integrated within...

Shared Ownership Sweetspot

Shared Ownership Sweetspot

Whilst later living is set to be the next major UK residential asset class (Property Week, Aug 2019), the asset class is multi-faceted. Our mid-market later living communities are designed for the mid-market median property wealth and are sustainable to develop and...

Later Living: 317 home development in centre of Bath

Later Living: 317 home development in centre of Bath

Property Week reports today on the 'new generation of later-living projects' - a 317 unit development in the centre of Bath. The interview with Guild Living co-founder and director Eugene Marchese, describes the priorities for the urban-centric village, ..the next...

Later living attracts hotel operators

Hotel Analysis has reported that the senior living space is set to grow substantially, as investors look to exploit a potentially massive market opportunity. Aside from the investment attractions, the sector’s management and operational side is drawing in seasoned...

Later living: Wellness is replacing care

Later living: Wellness is replacing care

In US senior living, wellness programs are replacing care as the main focus. This International Council on Active Aging survey identifies five key areas: 1. Education and lifelong learning 2. Exercise (both instructor- and technology-led) 3. Health education and...

The road ahead for senior living

The road ahead for senior living

This week, Property Week has featured an article with some predictions for the future of later living. For example, Knight Frank predicts that the amount of UK private rental accommodation will grow by 150% in the next three years, as demand for a flexible,...

How to revive the high street

How to revive the high street

An article in Property Week asks if senior living schemes can play a key role in reviving high streets? What would tempt retirees and their collective spending power to move into such developments? . Yes, high streets can be revived with later living communities that...

Unlocking the later-living puzzle

Unlocking the later-living puzzle

Enabling elderly residents to live active lives as valued members of an engaged, urban community presents a challenge to local authorities. Designing and shaping our cities to ensure they meet the needs of the fast-growing 65+ demographic is critical. For local...

400,000 ‘lifetime homes’ are desperately needed

400,000 ‘lifetime homes’ are desperately needed

The UK’s Hidden Housing Crisis Impacting Elderly Lord Best, Chair of the Parliamentary Group on Housing and Care for Older People, has suggested that a current lack of provision for older residents will cause an unforeseen housing crisis in the future.  Despite the...

Next generation construction method

Next generation construction method

Mace has launched a next-generation construction method, High Rise Solutions (HRS), to transform the way we build in the UKHRS (high rise solution) combining digital technology with a new offsite manufacturing approach to construct buildings faster, safer & to a...