Senior Living Design
St Rita Square, Milwaukee, provides independent living, memory care, and assisted living. The new church is in the background at right.
A digital twin of the two-building, 177,000-sf Marischal Square in Aberdeen, Scotland, draws upon sensors that, among other things, alert the management to building-control failures and monitor leasing and occupancy. Rendering: Cityzenith
Ernst & Young’s white paper makes its cases for the technology’s myriad benefits.
Two senior living design experts discuss the latest trends and innovations in the senior living...read more
Downtown Los Angeles has $3 billion in new construction projects under development, including The Grand, a mixed-used 1.2-million-sf public-private partnership that Related Cos. is developing, according to a new report from the Downtown Center Business Improvement District. However, JLL's latest Construction Forecast predicts a slow recovery in construction spending nationwide. Image: Related Companies
Predicts second-half improvement toward normalization next year.
Pictured: Arlington (Va.) Public Schools Heights Building Photo by Jim Tetro, courtesy Gilbane
This 70-page PDF features AEC firm rankings across 51 building sectors, disciplines, and specia...read more
BD+C editors speak with experts from ALICE Technologies, Build Group, Hastings Architecture, Nv...read more
Semans-Griswold Environmental Hall, designed by Ayers Saint Gross, is home to Washington College’s Center for Environment and Society and commands a picturesque site on the Chester River. The river is a living laboratory that provides students with an immersive experience in support of the building’s programs in environmental science and sustainability. Photo courtesy Ayers Saint Gross
The 2020 Giants 400 Report features more than 130 rankings across 25 building sectors and speci...read more
The June 18 episode of BD+C's "The Weekly" is available for viewing on demand.
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