The challenge for designers is to show that the most sensible housing for older people can also be the most desirable

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In this viewpoint for the Housing LIN, Laura Wigzell from the The Pretty, Good Project, reviews Age-Friendly Housing: Future Design for Older People (opens new window) which as published by RIBA in July 2018.

Laura points out that great strength of this book is that it doesn't just talk about age-friendly housing as a theoretical concept concerning 'other people', but something affecting each and every one of us.