Should I Stay or Should I Go ?

  title={Should I Stay or Should I Go ?},
  author={Mary Ann Erickson and John A. Krout and Heidi H. Ewen and Julie Robison},
Data from a longitudinal study of older adults in an upstate New York county (N = 333) show that poor housing “fit” increases the likelihood that older adults are currently considering a move, as does lower residential satisfaction. Those adults who said only that they “might consider moving” focused on health transitions that might signal a need for a new housing situation. Residential satisfaction predicts actual moves even when controlling for moving plans. Older adults may be “pushed” to… CONTINUE READING