Historically, developers have used penetration rates, or market shares, to estimate the demand for assisted living, but this approach falls short of understanding the full dynamic.
Recent national data shows a remarkably high percentage of householders age 75 and over are without a mortgage. The numbers are even more interesting when you take into account regional variations...
In the past 25 years, incomes and wealth of seniors have risen dramatically. They buy better quality and they dine out more frequently. This has affected different markets in a number of interesting ways.
Here we will post occasional updates on interesting subjects we encounter in our research.
URBEK Special Tabulations
Six Key Factors In Estimating Assisted Living Demand
A Comparison of Independent Living Alternatives
A Note on Behavioral Economics and Local Housing Markets
Housing Market Analysis Is More Than Just Demographics
A Note On Top-Down Bottom-Up Demographics
Evolving Personal Care Choices from 1987 to Current
A Note On Demand Calculations To Avoid
A Note on Senior Housing Penetration Rates
A Note on Mortgage Free Householders Age 75+
A Note On Meals
URBEK Market Analysis - Behind The Curtain
A Note on Revealed Preferences in Seniors Housing
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