Because they need more room to play with their Wii

Americans age 55 and older will buy 1 in every 5 new homes in 2007 — $103 billion worth — according to National Association of Home Builders research. About 7% of those new homes will be bought in communities designed for the 55-plus crowd.

Source: New Brunswick Home News Tribune | 3.22.07

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