The Future of Senior Living

The Future of Senior Living: What’s New, What’s Emerging

Michelle Seitzer Senior Living Options Leave a Comment

Senior living has changed – and for the better Yes, there are still nursing homes whose long hallways are marked by light wood handrails, white walls and pale green industrial tiles. Yes, there are still assisted living communities whose wide passageways are lined with patterned carpet, ornate wallpaper and gold light sconces. These common characteristics in and of themselves are …

Trending - Tiny Homes for Retirement Living

Trending: Tiny Homes for Retirement Living

Chuckie Snider Senior Living Options Leave a Comment

  Over time the cost of living has continued to soar, along with housing.  Home property value seems to be more difficult to sustain.  Thus the prospect of retiring with limited stress due to the high cost of home ownership responsibilities seems to be an increasing concern for the elder generation. This growing concern for seniors often centers on the …

An Insider's Look at Durham North Carolina Part One

An Insider’s Look at Durham, North Carolina – Part One

Dorothy Sander Retirement, Senior Living Options Leave a Comment

  Changing Life In An Old Tobacco Town My husband and I and our two young children moved to Durham, North Carolina almost twenty five years ago. New York transplants, we found ourselves adrift in a vastly different climate, culture and environment. Durham was both bigger and smaller than we were used to, having lived in a small town outside …

Senior Life in Raleigh North Carolina

Senior Life in Raleigh, North Carolina

Dorothy Sander Senior Living Options Leave a Comment

  “The proportion of those age 65 and older in Raleigh-Cary, N.C., has increased by 60 percent since 2000, the largest uptick of any metro area in the United States,” according to U.S. News and World Report. There’s a reason for this! North Carolina offers a little bit of everything to area residents with easy access to a whole lot …

Charlotte North Carolina - A Popular Place to Retire

Charlotte, North Carolina – A Popular Place to Retire

Dorothy Sander Retirement, Retirement Planning 1 Comment

Charlotte, North Carolina slid into the number ten spot on Forbes Top 25 Best Places to Retire List in 2013. It’s easy to see why seniors would choose the Queen City as their retirement home. There is something for everyone. One of the top draws of this southern city is the climate. If you like a warm climate with seasonal …

Recreational Activities for Seniors in the Houston Area

Recreational Activities for Seniors in the Houston Area

Jennifer Thomas Activities for Seniors Leave a Comment

  Those of us lucky enough to live in the Houston metro area, have plenty of entertainment and education opportunities, no matter our age. The city of Houston’s Parks and Recreation Department has numerous Senior Community Centers throughout the city, which offers a full variety of options for today’s active center. If you’re over the age of 55, but are …