Single Baby Boomers Cooperative Living
Some single baby boomers are using their home as a money box to sell up, pool resources and move in together.
Cooperative living for older people is a well-established
movement in countries such as the US and many European countries, with some
people successfully living together for decades.
In Australia it is only beginning to become popular. There
are more single women living on their own than men. Women make up nearly 30% of
women aged 64-75 living on their own compared with 18% of men.
Frequently the family home is