The retirement community sector has committed to housing 250,000 people by 2030 during an industry conference.
The private retirement market is set to grow by 50% to £44bn by 2022, according to property specialist Knight Frank.
More than 30 people were evacuated from their homes after a fire broke out at a retirement block in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire.
Global property consultancy Knight Frank has highlighted a critical undersupply of retirement housing in the UK.
Luxury retirement specialist Aura Care Living has opened a care home and retirement village in Stratton, Cirencester in the Cotswolds.
Developer Elysian Residences is seeking to change the face of the UK later living market with a £500m expansion project.
Global property advisor Knight Frank has reported growing traction in the retirement housing market.
David Knight has been appointed general manager of LifeCare Residences’ Grove Place in Nursling, Hampshire.