Senior Living Design
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.
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
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.
Hillsdale Library, Portland, Ore. Photo: M.O. Stevens via Wikimedia Commons
The Institute’s Commercial Green and Energy Efficient Addendum offers a communication tool that l...read more
Construction consultant FMI foresees—with some caveats—continuing growth in the office, lodging,...read more
The new interactive tool from Aon Risk Solutions provides real-time updates pertaining to the ris...read more
Providing more comfortable conditions to building occupants has become a top priority in today’s...read more
The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and...read more
The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s de...read more
This year marks the fifth anniversary of the American Institute of Architects’ effort to have arc...read more
On the heels of recording its strongest pace of growth since 2007, there continues to be an incre...read more
From metal mesh panels to concealed-suspension ceilings, here's our roundup of the latest acousti...read more
The underlying variables and tools used to manage collaboration between teams is ultimately the d...read more
The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during...read more
AECOM, Gensler, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construct...read more
The number of adults in the U.S. aged 50 and over is expected to grow to 132 million by 2030. But...read more
Following years of fairly lackluster demand for commercial property remodeling, reconstruction re...read more
Structure Tone, Turner, and Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the larges...read more