Feb 27 - 29, 2024 | Las Vegas, NV
Feb 27 - 29, 2024

Building Knowledge Session

Design Toolkit for the Homes Boomers Want

Thursday, February 2 | 1:00 - 2:00 PM
LVCC - West 223

What It’s About

With the economy in flux, it’s important to capitalize on discretionary home buying by the broad Boomer demographic, which means designing homes that are immediately compelling. Whether move-down, active adult or 55+, it’s all about showing potential buyers you have the perfect fit for their needs. In this advanced session, examine the key design elements that consider everything from special front entry, private bedroom areas and ADU/caregiver suites to storage considerations, flex spaces and the great indoor-outdoor relationship. Join us to learn the current market data and new innovations in product design for this homebuyer group.

What You’ll Learn

  • Understand the home and lifestyle features that todays diverse Baby Boomer market is looking for.
  • Discover new flex floor plan designs and interior design aesthetic for this diverse buyer group.
  • Learn cost-effective design ideas and where to invest for the biggest wow-factor.
  • Understand how market data can be used to your design planning advantage.

How to Attend

Participants must be registered for an Expo + Education or Expo + 1-Day Education pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.


Registration Type

Expo+Education Pass


Architecture & Design


Building Knowledge Session

Level of Content


Who Should Attend

55+ Housing Builders and Developers, Single Family Builders - General Contracting, Production, Spec/Tract, Designers, Architects, Engineers & Planners

Continuing Education

NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s)

NKBA - 0.100 CEU(s)

AIA – 1.0 LU Hour(s)

AIA CES Credit Eligible

NAHB is a Registered Provider with the American Institue of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this course will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by the Provider. Certificates of Completion are available upon request.

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