Senior Living Design
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Aegis Living Outdoor Living Room concept. All photos courtesy Aegis Living.
Aegis Living creates a plexiglass-wrapped outdoor space for residents to sit while visiting wit...read more
Goodwin House, Alexandria, Va., designed by Perkins Eastman. Nine "small house" communities of 12 residents each share this courtyard, where residents can get outside during the COVID-19 quarantine. Photo: © Sarah Mechling / Courtesy Perkins Eastman
Two nationally recognized experts in the design of senior living facilities offer a 13-point pl...read more
Report provides design solutions that can help reduce germ transmission in older adult communit...read more
Lobby of the 86-unit assisted living/memory care community Arbor Terrace at Fulton (Md.), designed by BCT Architects. Photo: Green Sofa Productions
Communities in California, Colorado, Florida, Maryland, and Virginia display excellence in memo...read more
Navien NPE tankless water heaters being monitored at a senior living facility in Pennsylvania. Photo: Navien Inc.
Twelve factors to consider in using tankless water heaters in multifamily housing.
The NMHC found that the majority of the 135 multifamily contractors surveyed had experienced delays with apartment or condominium projects due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Courtesy OZ Architecture.
Chicago-based CA Senior Living LLC is developing the project.
A housing community offering beautiful views of the Detroit River and Belle Isle as the city's w...read more
Rendering courtesy KFA.
The development includes a mix of low- and very-low-income units.
The units are split between assisted living apartments and memory care studios.
Jewel tones, lush fabrics, and mixed metals highlights the interior design trends for 2018. Photo: studioSIX5
Public-facing fitness centers and “sense of place” design accents are among the emerging trends i...read more
Photo: Juhasz Imre/Pexels
Multifamily housing and senior living developments head the list of the hottest sectors heading i...read more
Aspired Living of Westmont, a 107-unit assisted living and memory care community developed by Pathway to Living, is currently welcoming residents in Westmont, Ill. Photo: Aspired Living of Westmont.
Aspired Living of Westmont is a 107-unit assisted living and memory care community.
Image Jeff Sheldon, unsplash.com
Despite our enhanced understanding of how integral socialization and engagement are to long-term...read more
When a family member can no longer be cared for in their current home, they require specialized c...read more
There is an accessibility challenge facing the U.S. An estimated 1 in 5 people will be aged 65 or...read more
Rendering of First Community Village showcases the positioning of the fitness center and spa near the front of the community. Rendering courtesy of three: living architecture.
The evolution of attracting Baby Boomers versus the Silent Generation.
The building complies with NY state’s Medicaid Redesign Team program
Westminster Village in Scottsdale, Ariz. Photo courtesy Perkins Eastman
The paper highlights some of the firm's top projects that feature biophilic design, a sustainable...read more
Rendering courtesy of three: living architecture
Nakoma Sky is a 70-acre, desert-resort senior living community designed for an active lifestyle....read more
Kingsway Retirement Village in Belle Plaine, Minn. Photo: waicontinuum/Creative Commons
Last year was a strong year for the sector, which saw records set in per-unit pricing and low cap...read more
Sketch: VOA Associates
VOA Associates’ Douglas King offers design considerations in implementing the Green House concept...read more
Photo: Brett VA, Wikimedia Commons
Senior housing occupancy is at its highest level since 2007, and 2015 was a record year for sales...read more
Photo Credit: Mike Tuell, Tom E. Lutz, AKBD
Charging stations, built-in coffeemakers, and pet stations—these are among the top kitchen design...read more
Renderings courtesy Witherford Watson Mann
Architects with Witherford Watson Mann unveiled plans for a community residence in South London,...read more
This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...read more
In Douglas County, 30 percent of the 46,000 residents are senior citizens; thus the need for a se...read more
Filmmaker George Lucas plans to build an affordable housing community on his Grady Ranch property, and will finance it himself. Image: Wikimedia Commons
The latest plans are seen by some as payback for community opposition to his past real estate ven...read more
Camino del Rey Senior Apartments in Santa Clara, Calif., offers 48 one-bedroom apartments that are affordable to seniors with annual incomes at or below 60% of the Santa Clara County Area Median Income. KTGY designed the project for developer ROEM Corporation. Photo: KTGY
Its director, Doug Ahlstrom, says designs will emphasize socialization and community.