Category Archives: Senior

Hale: Solutions to address Virginia’s rural housing challenges

In an op-ed in Wednesday’s Roanoke Times, VAR Past President Kit Hale laid out the results of a year-long review of rural housing trends and needs facilitated by Housing Virginia in partnership with the Virginia Association of REALTORS®.  The report, … Continue reading

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Community Matters: Livable Communities

May is National Bike Month – an annual celebration of the benefits of bicycles and cycling. That discussion often focuses on being able to ride one’s bike in their local community whether to work, school, or other area amenities. This … Continue reading

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CBRE Investor Survey and Market Outlook – Senior housing hits record highs

According to the most recent CBRE Investor Survey and Market Outlook, senior housing occupancy is at its highest level since 2007, and 2015 was a record year for sales and institutional transactions. At the end of 2012, there were 22,975 … Continue reading

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