retirement

Latest trends in assisted living facilities

Retirement » Senior Living »Latest Trends In Assisted Living Facilities

Boomers reinventing assisted living
6 of 6
Next
Boomers reinventing assisted living © Lisa F. Young - Fotolia.com

Boomers reinventing assisted living

Senior housing options are no longer one-size-fits-all.

Retirees who require help with daily activities can choose from a variety of settings that reflect their lifestyle choices and meet their physical needs. It's likely the menu of options will continue to grow.

"Fifty years ago, people didn't live as long and their families took care of them," says Carle. "Now, seniors are living longer and looking for different housing options."

Baby boomers have "exploded the portfolio of products at every stage of their lives," says Carle, noting there was only one flavor of Coke when they were born.

As boomers reach retirement age, senior housing options are proving no different.

Previous
6 of 6
Next

advertisement

Show Bankrate's community sharing policy
          Connect with us
Find Senior Housing Near You

Let us help you compare

  • Pictures
  • Pricing
  • Options
Zip code or City, State

Get Help Now

advertisement
CD & INVESTING NEWSLETTER

Learn the latest trends that will help grow your portfolio, plus tips on investing strategies. Delivered weekly.

Blog

Dr Don Taylor

Do you have a long-term care plan?

ouples need to talk about when they will stop trying to provide home care on their own for their spouse and to get professional assistance.  ... Read more

advertisement

Senior Living Adviser

Where can I find Mom's IRA CDs?

Dear Senior Living Adviser, We found two IRA CDs from 1990 and 1992 in our mother's safe deposit box after she passed last year. The bank where the CDs were drawn has merged twice since that time. The bank has no record...

View more Bankrate Advisers »

Partner Center
advertisement

Connect with us