Follow the Money Part One
The world’s workforce demographics, housing markets, and social dynamics are about to be struck by a tidal wave of change. In this report, we delve into the underlying systems that stand broken, the shifts that are accelerating their reinvention, and the challenges and opportunities they present to the built environment industry — for seniors’ housing and care communities, and beyond.
This report is of interest to:
- Investors in private equity, real estate, and healthcare
- Developers of lifestyle/healthcare technology
- Designers and developers of seniors’ housing and care facilities
- Retirees and those nearing retirement
Key Terms: RISK, INVESTING, RETIREMENT, AGING, SENIOR HOUSING, COMMUNITY, PLANNING, DESIGN, HEALTHCARE, RECESSION, FINANCIAL SECURITY
Dave Gilmore, President & CEO | Rob Hart, Senior Researcher
Chyenne Pastrana, Director of Marketing | Nicole Puckett, Lead Graphic Designer | Beckie Hawk, Web Master
FOLLOW THE MONEY: PART ONE
Tracking the Pandemic’s Economic Shocks
In February of 2020, the world entered a time of chaos due to a cascade of system failures precipitated by the coronavirus pandemic. Calling this a crisis of public health understates the calamitous impacts across other domains: education, finance, trade, culture, and politics.
Perhaps no industry has seen as much disruption of its momentum as the Built Environment Industry, whose financial mainstays have begun to falter while “dark horse” contenders surge ahead. Amid such turbulence, some confusion is natural — but the fragmentation of modern media compounds the problem, making today’s financial landscape indecipherable.