AARP HomeFit: Smart Solutions for Making Your Home Comfortable, Safe and a Great Fit - AARP
AARP research consistently finds that the vast majority of people age 50 and older want to stay in their homes and communities for as long as possible. The AARP HomeFit Guide was created to help people stay in the homes they love by turning where they live into a “lifelong home,” suitable for themselves and anyone in their household.
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