Businesses Geared towards Senior Citizens are Growing

Gymnasiums and specialized nursing home services and supplies are some of the niche markets that private companies have started to explore in Costa Rica.

Monday, October 10, 2016

The market segment composed of older adults is becoming increasingly important for businesses, as longevity increases and there is a growing demand for services and specialized care. The market potential is reflected in the figures published by the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC), which state that x

Residences specializing in care and services, home health services, specialized gyms and even a job market are some of the businesses geared towards senior citizens in Costa Rica.

Elfinancierocr.com reports that "...Residence options, for long term stays and care, are the most dynamic market in this business. "  You can find services ranging from freelance services and home care to residential complexes where older residents receive 24-hour care. 

"... Moreover, some of the real estate residences designed and built for this segment includes names such as Verdeza, a residential complex located in Escazu; Refugio Poas in Alajuela; Dorados autumns in La Garita de Alajuela; Sun Ranch, a development located in Liberia, and Antara Residential & Country Club, a resort style retirement community in Piedades de Santa Ana."

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