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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.
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.