Favorable trends will continue to benefit the industry; as the population ages, more individuals will require care. Improvements in the housing market will also support growth, since home equity can be used to pay for costs associated with entry into retirement communities. Finally, industry operators will adjust services and facilities to attract more knowledgeable and educated residents by incorporating more technology and adapting to new markets.
This industry provides residential and personal care services for the elderly and other individuals who are unable to fully care for themselves or who desire to live in a community facility. The industry excludes companies that predominantly provide inpatient nursing, skilled nursing or rehabilitative services.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.