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9th November 2017
etc Venues, County Hall

Welcome to the Retirement Living Conference 2017

Thank you to everyone for making Retirement Living 2017 a huge success! Watch this space for details on the 2018 event.

Retirement Living 2017: Success in the senior market

Retirement Living 2017: Success in the senior market

After the buzz generated by Property Week’s inaugural Retirement Living conference last year, we are back by popular demand on 9th of November 2017 in London. Mark your diaries now.

Key themes from a packed agenda include:

Keeping up with the customer: Understanding the changing needs of the senior population is critical to the creation of later living options that work and are genuinely desirable. We take a fresh look not only at bricks and mortar, but also the role of care in the mix, and the facilities, design and operational and tenure models that support it.

Untapped potential: Unmissable insights from top tier developers and investors including Clive Fenton, CEO McCarthy & Stone, Howard Phillips, CEO Pegasus Life and Phil Baylis, head of senior living at L&G Capital.

Policy and planning: What does the government expect from the market? Keynote address from Steve Quartermain,CBE, chief planner at the Department for Culture and Local Government. 

70 is the new 50: Age is not a number it’s a state of mind - how to foster a sense of community and challenge outdated age-related stereotypes.

Real world data: Find out what retirement living is really like with the findings of the biggest ever survey of UK retirement community residents.

Attend the Retirement Living event in November, and learn everything you need to know about prospects for the UK retirement living market in 2018 and beyond. View the full agenda and speaker panel.

Join the conversation with 250+ developers, operators, investors and other professionals interested in this burgeoning market.

Find out all of the discussion in the Retirement Living 2016 highlights video:



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Key facts

  • By 2025, 20% of the UK population will be over 65 (14.3 million people)
  • The over 65s own a combined £800 billion of housing equity
  • It is estimated that there is a potential requirement for an additional 725,000 retirement housing units by 2025 which would equate to nearly 50% of all new homes built at the current rate

Source: JLL, Retirement Living Report November 2015



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