One of the most-watched trends in the homebuilding industry is the increased popularity of aging in place,1 which is when people decide to stay in their homes as they get older. But, another trend on the rise is multigenerational living2. The increase in both of these lifestyles has created a hybrid known as living in place. A survey conducted by The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) identified living in place as a growing design trend that helps provide a better quality of life for all residents, no matter their age or physical ability.
Here’s how you can help build and design homes that will allow each generation to live comfortably: