Category Archives: Senior Spotlight

Senior Spotlight: Baby Boomers Are Living Longer In This Housing Type…

Welcome back to the Bobbi Decker Senior Spotlight! This week, we are excited to share data just released in Bloomberg Businessweek about a housing type that is not only increasing in popularity – but producing highly desirable outcomes! The Pew … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: The Baby Chasing Trend

There was a time when relocation during retirement meant moving somewhere warmer, or cheaper – or often both. But according to a recent report from a study conducted by Meyers Research – there is a different reason that drives 25% … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: The Middle-Income Challenge

You have often heard us talk about the sandwich generation with regards to adults whom are raising their children and taking care of aging parents at the same time. Today, our blog turns to a new kind of demographic who … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: Falls Prevention Awareness Day Is Almost Here

Did you know that September 23rd marks more than the first day of fall – it is also Falls Prevention Awareness Day, an annually recognized occurrence on behalf of the National Council On Aging (NCOA). If you have been following … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: 3 Things You Never Knew About Senior Real Estate Specialists

By now you KNOW that the SRES® agent is one who specializes in helping seniors take the next big step. But this week, we wanted to share 3 lesser-known facts about the Senior Real Estate Specialist® that just might surprise … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: A Cooler Month With Hot Health Topics

Happy September! While technically there are twice as many ‘official’ summer days in this month as in June, it’s also a time when the weather cools and our minds turn to things besides the beach and sunshine. This is also … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: New Research Regarding The Benefits Of A Multigenerational Workforce

In honor of Labor Day – we are addressing a new topic on our blog that brings to light the benefits of older adults in the workforce. You may have seen us address the issue before of age discrimination in … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: Make Your Home A Millennial Magnet

You know that rumor you have heard about millennials NOT buying homes? Yeah… it really was just a rumor. In reality, millennials have represented 42% of all new home loans in Q1 of 2019. If you are a homeowner over … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: New Approaches To Intergenerational Living

When you think of intergenerational living, chances are you think of multiple generations of one family living under one roof. But as urban lifestyles, co-living and affordable housing trends converge – the new models of intergenerational living move past familial … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: Boundaries In Caregiving [Compassion Burnout]

Did you know that the average family caregiver is 49.2 years old? Couple that with the fact that 34% of caregivers are aged 65+ themselves, you can see that as many of us plan for our own senior years … … Continue reading

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