Posts Tagged: boomer living

Boomer’s 4-Step Guide to Closing Down or Downsizing a City Apartment
Boomer’s 4-Step Guide to Closing Down or Downsizing a City Apartment

Boomer’s 4-Step Guide to Closing Down or Downsizing a City Apartment

by William Beavers Many city boomers downsize when they find themselves with an empty nest, or they simply decide to trade their home for a more compact living space. Or perhaps they are faced with the task of closing down their parent’s home, filled to the brim with possessions amassed during a long life. But…
Music and Dinner Near Lincoln Center
Music and Dinner Near Lincoln Center

Music and Dinner Near Lincoln Center

By Michele Magazine A few blocks from Lincoln Center is another one of NYC’s musical treasures, THE KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER, located at 129 West 67th Street. It’s brimming with a variety of exceptional concerts and lectures, voice and dance classes and even rental rehearsal spaces where you can practice that instrument you’ve just decided to…
City Boomers in Helsinki: Leaving Suburbs for a Co-Housing Apartment
City Boomers in Helsinki: Leaving Suburbs for a Co-Housing Apartment

City Boomers in Helsinki: Leaving Suburbs for a Co-Housing Apartment

Over the summer I visited some city boomers in Helsinki, Finland. My brother and sister-in-law gave up their large suburban house as the last of the kids headed for college and moved into a brand-new co-housing apartment building. The beautiful, modern building, completed in November 2013, is the culmination of six years of work from a group of…