MAKING DECISIONS ON ELDER HOUSING MAY TAKE A TEAM EFFORT
Find your elder law attorney, geriatric consultant and financial planner to determine options for the aging process. When the time is right to meet with a realtor, I can be of assistance to discuss housing options in San Francisco.
THE TROUSDALE, BURLINGAME, CA
This $55 million project is just now breaking ground and ready for occupancy in 2016. It is a 124 unit assisted living center managed by the well-respected Eskaton. These are Frequently Asked Questions about the project:
BUILD INC. IN SAN FRANCISCO AND SB-URBAN IN WASHINGTON D.C
These two developers, Build Inc. in San Francisco and SB-Urban in Washington D.C., are creating housing that is highly unusual but fills a tremendous need for cities: studios with communal space for dining, learning and socializing. If a person wants to downsize, live in the middle of a city and have strong social connections, this concept is fantastic!
SELLING YOUR HOME TO FUND YOUR RETIREMENT LIFESTYLE
The PBS newsletter, Next Avenue, offers ideas about maximizing the equity in one’s home to achieve the best retirement years: http://www.nextavenue.org/article/2015-03/selling-your-home-finance-your-retirement-lifestyle
ANOTHER WAY FOR LIVING AS WE AGE
Another way for living as we age is the co-housing model. Makes a lot of sense: http://www.citylab.com/housing/2015/01/can-boomers-make-cohousing-mainstream/384624/