The International Longevity Centre report said more should be done to make retirement housing "aspirational." A lack of desirable retirement housing meant older people downsizing might end up chasing the same properties as first-time buyers, it added. But critics said different generations had different housing priorities. Read more on the following link.
Urging old people into smaller homes 'may backfire'
Encouraging older people to downsize to smaller homes could backfire and worsen the housing shortage for first-time buyers, argues a report