World’s biggest builder says seniors want alternative to retiree villages

timberFORT WORTH: After seeing that its entry-level, homes geared toward first-time home buyers has become popular with retirees, D.R. Horton announced Tuesday that it is establishing a new brand for the active adult buyer who is looking for their last home.

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Age care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeBIRMINGHAM: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Dementia research could help with early detection and treatment

researchBIRMINGHAM: Researchers at the University of Calgary believe there are early detection signs for dementia that have little to do with memory and a lot to do with behaviour.

Dr. Zahinoor Ismail is the lead researcher and said he and his team have developed a Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

trophyLONDON: The four hundred and sixty-sixth entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2016 has been received.

Melbourne designer houses have taken out a host of national architecture awards — but an apartment in Sydney has been crowned Australia’s best residence of 2016.

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