Joan Mooney: Shopping to shelter: Abandoned mall sites welcome senior housing
4/12/2020 – 08:24
…”A number of cities nationally are looking to “infill redevelopment” of vacant mall sites to bridge the growing housing gap for aging populations.
The nation’s senior population is in desperate need of more affordable housing, particularly as the COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately plagued senior communities. With this need expected to increase alongside aging populations, some developers are looking to abandoned shopping mall sites for innovative opportunities.”