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LGBTQ+ UK Retirement Living: Discover The Options

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LGBTQ+ UK Retirement Living: Discover The Options

November 15th, 2021

For the first time in reported statistics, there has been an increase in the number of over-65s identifying as LGB, up from 0.7% of this age category in 2018 to 1.0% in 2019.

Noting the changes in societal attitudes, the ONS explains the data change as being influenced by a greater acceptance in society towards people expressing different sexual identities.

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What Is Attracting Single Seniors To Retirement Communities?

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What Is Attracting Single Seniors To Retirement Communities?

October 20th, 2021

Why are an increasing number of single older people selecting retirement living as their lifestyle choice? How do we compare to the rest of the world?

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Why Are Investments In UK Retirement Communities Increasing?

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Why Are Investments In UK Retirement Communities Increasing?

September 30th, 2021

The retirement housing market is attracting the attention of big investors. With a lack of housing stock to home the growing number of over-65s in the UK, we take a look at how investment is changing the face of retirement living.

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What Can We Learn From Retirement Living Around The World?

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What Can We Learn From Retirement Living Around The World?

September 14th, 2021

Less UK residents live in retirement communities than in other international countries. We discover what has held them back and why that seems to be changing.

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Why Are Retirement Communities Becoming A Popular Lifestyle Choice?

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Why Are Retirement Communities Becoming A Popular Lifestyle Choice?

July 2nd, 2021

This guide by health writer, Rachel Bashford, will help you to explore available options and highlight the growing number of incentives that make retirement villages a great choice.

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The benefits of retirement villages and why we need to build more

Retirement Living

The benefits of retirement villages and why we need to build more

February 18th, 2021

In this Autumna blog Andrew Fyfe of the Sovereign Property Partnership discusses what retirees want and need to be happy in their homes.

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UK Retirement Villages & Communities: An Essential Guide

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UK Retirement Villages & Communities: An Essential Guide

January 29th, 2021

Inside today’s guide: Find out how to choose between different types of retirement villages and communities.

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Retirement Living: How to Search for Retirement Villages & Communities Near Me

Retirement Living

Retirement Living: How to Search for Retirement Villages & Communities Near Me

November 20th, 2020

Health writer, Declan Davey, discusses the diversity of UK retirement living properties, communities and villages and how to search for the right one for you.

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