ISBN-10:
080394764X
ISBN-13:
9780803947641
Pub. Date:
08/14/1992
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Housing America's Elderly: Many Possibilities, Few Choices / Edition 1

Housing America's Elderly: Many Possibilities, Few Choices / Edition 1

by Stephen M. Golant

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ISBN-13: 9780803947641
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 08/14/1992
Pages: 368
Product dimensions: 5.12(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Problems in Conventional Dwellings and Neighborhoods
Localities With Large Concentrations of Elderly Residents
Assets or Liabilities
Planned Age-Segregated Housing for Active and Independent Retirees
Financial Relief for the Older Homeowner
Rent-Subsidized Housing for the Lower-Income Elderly
Home- and Community-Based Formal Care That Facilitates Aging in Place
Using Formal Care
Barriers and Benefits
Household Strategies
Sharing Space with Family or Housemate
Group Housing Options for Less Independent Elderly
Continuing Care (Life Care) Retirement Facilities
Multiple Levels of Shelter and Care
Public Opposition, Land Use Restrictions, and the Fair Housing Act
Conclusion

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