55+ Housing

Award-Winning Development Targets Active Lifestyle with Key Amenities and Natural Appeal

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Award-Winning Development Targets Active Lifestyle with Key Amenities and Natural Appeal

Lawrence Group provided architectural design services for the multifamily project to appeal to vibrant, healthy 55+ residents who want to lead an active lifestyle centered on wellness and one-of-a-kind experiences.

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NAHB Recognizes Top Industry Achievements at The Nationals Virtual Awards Gala

Filed in 55+ Housing, Awards, Remodeling by on March 10, 2021 1 Comment
NAHB Recognizes Top Industry Achievements at The Nationals Virtual Awards Gala

NAHB honored outstanding residential real estate sales, marketing and design, 55+ housing projects, individual achievement, young professionals and global excellence at the National Sales and Marketing Awards gala (known as “The Nationals℠”). 

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Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Remains High in Fourth Quarter

Filed in 55+ Housing, Economics by on February 4, 2021 1 Comment
Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Remains High in Fourth Quarter

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remained high in the fourth quarter, inching down one point from an all-time high to 82, according to the NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI) released today.

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Inspiring More Women to Join the Building Trades

Inspiring More Women to Join the Building Trades

The number of women employed in the construction industry grew substantially last year, rising to around 1.2 million and surpassing the peak of pre-recession employment levels. Recruiting and training more females in the skilled trades can help the industry address its labor shortage.

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Last Chance to Enter 3 Prestigious NAHB Award Programs

Filed in 55+ Housing, Awards, Design, Multifamily by on September 8, 2020 0 Comments
Last Chance to Enter 3 Prestigious NAHB Award Programs

A few of NAHB’s awards programs have extended their deadlines until this Friday, Sept. 11. Don’t miss out on a chance to let your work and your colleagues shine!

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Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Bounces Back in Second Quarter

Filed in 55+ Housing, Economics by on July 30, 2020 3 Comments
Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Bounces Back in Second Quarter

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market bounced back in the second quarter, jumping 27 points to 65, according to the NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI) released today.

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Addressing the Needs of Middle-Income Seniors

Filed in 55+ Housing, Housing Affordability, Multifamily by on July 27, 2020 4 Comments
Addressing the Needs of Middle-Income Seniors

The “missing middle” of seniors have too much income to qualify for public assistance, but they are not affluent enough to access different housing choices or personal services. So how does the home building industry provide the kind of housing this population wants and needs?

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Location Is Everything for Multifamily Design

Filed in 55+ Housing, Awards, Design, Multifamily by on June 10, 2020 0 Comments
Location Is Everything for Multifamily Design

Location can play an important part in the design of a home — especially the creative ways in which multifamily buildings can take advantage of their locality. Recent award-winning designers have taken a number of different approaches. See how they did it.

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How to Design Homes for Today’s Aging Population

Filed in 55+ Housing, Design, IBS, Remodeling by on February 14, 2020 3 Comments
How to Design Homes for Today’s Aging Population

Recent data show that very few homes incorporate the necessary accessibility features for older adults to age in place. So what can the home-building industry do to help increase the supply of necessary housing, not only for this demographic but future generations as well?

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Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Drops Slightly

Filed in 55+ Housing, Economics by on January 30, 2020 0 Comments
Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Drops Slightly

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market dropped four points to 68 in the fourth quarter, according to the NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index released today.

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