Green Retirement Communities Sprout Around the Country

August 13, 2015

AARP surveys have found that environmentally friendly living measures are important to a large segment of older Americans, Next Avenue reports.

Walkability, communal gardens, energy-efficient lighting, and buildings that leave a smaller environmental footprint are sought after by many Americans looking at retiring to a new community.

Examples of such communities include Pennswood Village in Newtown, Pa., and the EcoVillage in Ithaca, N.Y.

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