“Aging in place” has come to denote the desire of most older Americans to remain living independently in the homes and neighborhoods where they have social ties for as long as they can. Supporting this desire requires much more than merely supplying in-home nursing care.
The cohousing model is a type of residential development designed to emphasize community interaction while still retaining a certain level of individual privacy. Different from a condominium, cohousing is self-managed.
Boomers, who have been turning 65 since Jan. 1, 2011, are America’s second largest generation in terms of numbers. Never before has there been as diverse or as many potential options for active retiring adults.
As has been well documented, the housing and community choices being made by two major demographic groups — the just-starting-to-retire Baby Boomers, and the up-and-coming Millennials, who are now 14 to 32 years old — will be driving consumer demand in the upcoming decades.
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On July 26, 2012, NAR President Moe Veissi submitted comments to the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA, the conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac , the GSEs) on the proposed GSE affordable housing goals for 2012-2014.
On July 26, 2012, a coalition of organizations, including NAR, submitted comments to regulators regarding the proposed Basel III capital rules.
NAR reaches out to consumers to increase awareness about what makes widespread home ownership possible. Association Executives can read the complete Frequently Asked Questions for details and share it with REALTORS® who ask about the campaign.
The week of July 16, 2012, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) announced the expansion of the Distressed Asset Sale Program (DASP).
On July 9, 2012, NAR President Moe Veissi submitted comment to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) on its outline of proposals for future mortgage servicing rulemaking