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CCRCs have some of the most innovative design features in senior living. New projects and renovations can be daunting.  Visit here often to learn the latest tips and innovations from CCRCs around the country and the architects and builders who serve them.

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What Lucille Ball Can Teach Communities about Preparing for Longevity

Kathryn Lawler, manager of the Aging and Health Resources Division at the Atlanta Regional Commission, sees a classic 1952 episode of I Love Lucy as a perfect metaphor for community designers' inability to prepare adequately for a rapidly aging population. 

Senior Neighborhoods: 4 Things to Love about an Emerging Retirement Option

Real estate experts and housing developers are taking notice of a new retirement housing option called “senior neighborhoods.” The 55-plus residential communities have 3 distinguishing characteristics: affordable prices, few amenities and proximity to local activities.