Imagine Cities

18 days ago

While 90% of Americans over the age of 65 want to age in their homes, they lack access to affordable housing. This is partly due to land use that restrict the types of housing that can be built.

This affordable old house: How zoning can help seniors age in place

urban.org

Americans are getting older. As our diverse population of older adults continues to grow, policymakers and service providers face the difficult task of crafting affordable aging in place strategies that promote independence and well-being.