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One of the most popular senior living options are
Apartments Communities which require at least
one resident to be at least 55 years old.
Some apartments are specifically designed for older adults and are
age-restricted, for 55 plus or 62 plus. These senior apartments
serve residents with senior-friendly features, amenities,
activities, fitness classes and more. Medical and personal care
usually is not included though in some cases housekeeping,
meals and other services may be purchased at an additional cost.
Affordable apartment communities are wonderful options for seniors
living on a limited income. There are two major income-based housing
programs that you’ll likely be considering: Housing and Urban
Development (HUD), and Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) where
Income Limit Restrictions Apply.
Senior Housing Locators can assist families who are
considering their housing options but not sure which would be best for their
current or future lifestyle.
Moving Services have experience helping older
adults with every step of a late life relocation. The help with
downsizing and help with arranging for the
profitable disposal of unwanted items through auctions and
sales, buy-out, consignment, donation or a combination of the
Real Estate Specialists
are REALTORS® who have additional training to work with older
clients. SRES® candidates must successfully complete additional
coursework to understand such topics as reverse mortgages and the
federal Housing for Older Persons Act (HOPA) as well as how
Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security impact real estate decisions.
They are the center of a network of specialists like estate
planners, elder-care attorneys and CPAs who can offer invaluable
guidance to seniors deciding how best to manage this stage in their
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The determination of the need for senior care services and the choice of a facility is an extremely important decision. Please make your own independent investigation.