Case | HBS Case Collection | November 1997 (Revised March 2004)

Ft. Myers Eldercare

by William J. Poorvu and Arthur I Segel


A developer attempts to get into the elderly housing business. The case reviews the various elderly housing options, how they differ from one another, and how the industry differs from other types of real estate.

Keywords: Housing; Age; Real Estate Industry; Florida;


Poorvu, William J., and Arthur I Segel. "Ft. Myers Eldercare." Harvard Business School Case 898-041, November 1997. (Revised March 2004.)