Is Your Community Livable for People of All Ages? 
Livable Communities
20 Questions and Answers About Cohousing
Private homes and apartments with shared spaces (such as the common room pictured at left) can be supportive, affordable and great for people of all ages
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Creating Room for Accessory Dwelling Units
This AARP and American Planning Association model for state and local policies can pave the way for property owners to build secondary homes (ADUs) on their lots
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You Could Win $2,500 for Your "Dream" Community Project
Submit a video by February 7 about a volunteer effort you're working on or want to launch with a local non‑profit
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5 Questions for Gary Jackson, City Manager, Asheville, NC
He runs the daily ops of this picturesque tourism- and ADU-friendly Blue Ridge Mountain community — that's also home to the largest private residence in the U.S.
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January 2016
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