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NIC TALK: A Journey from Isolation to Connection
Mr. Frederick, Founder & CEO of Smart Living 360, describes a future where people can trade the individual isolation of their single family homes or institutional isolation often found at Shady Acres for rich connections in next generation housing in intergenerational, walkable mixed-used locations. It turns out that this future is happening today.
Smart Living 360 was created by innovator Ryan Frederick with a vision of developing residential communities that serve as the centerpiece of well-being. Our surroundings encourage greater purpose, social connection, physical & financial well-being and sense of community. This is desirable at any age and advances in science & technology, among other factors, are increasing longevity and causing us all to rethink the best way to live. Smart Living 360 was started to redefine how living environments can complement our visions for a successful life.
Created by Smart Living 360 and Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT), The Stories at Congressional Plaza is a new kind of community designed with well-being in mind. Building on its key principles of connection, access and simplicity, The Stories provides residents a compelling combination of smart design features, walkable location, and impeccable service. This 48-unit apartment community, located in Rockville, Maryland, is part of Congressional Plaza, a 380,000 square foot community shopping center anchored by The Fresh Market, The Container Store and Last Call by Neiman Marcus. The Stories is now open.
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Smart Living 360 Founder and CEO Ryan Frederick will present a keynote presentation on the morning of Monday, April 23rd at the 2018 Environments for Aging (EFA) Conference in Savannah, Georgia.
The Stories at Congressional Plaza, a Smart Living 360 community, is showcased in the Environments for Aging Spring 2017 feature article “All Ages Welcome”.
Frederick will discuss technology's evolving role in helping homeowners age in place independently.
Report Raises Awareness of an Urgent National Need for New and Better Housing for America Suitable for People of All Ages
Frederick will present Smart Living 360’s vision for reinventing housing for older adults for the chance to win a $10,000 prize
Smart Living 360 Founder and CEO Ryan Frederick to be Featured Speaker at National Investment Center for Senior Housing and Care’s 25th Annual NIC Conference
This new research and development initiative was announced at the White House Conference on Aging and will explore solutions for aging well
Baltimore Sun — Charlotte Lister, 91, walks everywhere. She gave up her driver’s license over 20 years ago when she moved to Baltimore. You probably think this curtailed her ability to get to places important to her but it doesn’t.
THE WASHINGTON POST, TOWN SQUARE – Federal Realty and Smart Living 360, a development and operating company that specializes in creating new communities with older adults in mind, recently began construction of the Stories at Congressional Plaza in Rockville.