Newspaper, Magazine, and E-zine articles on home sharing.
Article from the New York Times on the Benefits of Shared Housing
Article on Home Sharing
Article from the New York Times about Home Sharing
Article on young adults home sharing in Brooklyn
New York Times article on Senior Co-housing
New York Times Article on the Health Benefits of Staying Connected during Retirement
The last three paragraphs of this article discuss shared living arrangements.
Article about the advantages of home sharing
Article from the West Hollywood Patch about home sharing
NBC News article on how Baby Boomer women are struggling in the recession
Article from Smart Money on Home Sharing
NY Times article speaks about how paying for your children's schooling added to this bad economy has led parents to unexpectedly reduced retirement incomes
Women will be paying higher long term care premiums for long term care insurance.
Article on how mature people are being affected by weak employment.
Article on how selling your home for retirement income may be a mistake.
Article on the financial problems many women are facing when they divorce late in life
Current (2012) research by AARP says that mature adults prefer to stay in their homes as they age.
Bottom Line Article on how supportive friendships and mental challenges improve cognitive function and lower rates of dementia
How the Upper West Side is becoming more age friendly.
Books on home sharing and alternate living arrangements
Book Review on the second edition of the definitive Guide to Cohousing by Charles Durrett
Book review of the book "Black Chokeberry" by Martha Nelson discusses shared living arrangements for women over 60
Book Review of "The Single Woman's Guide to Retirement" by Jan Cullinane says that an AARP survey says that 57% of women are open to living with a roommate and women should consider it as a way to save money."
Online Questionaire to promote thinking about what kind of roommate you would be compatible with