Jimmy Buffett builds communities for aging baby boomers
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Spotted: US singer Jimmy Buffett is creating a community for baby boomers who take his "life's a beach" philosophy to heart. Buffett is leveraging his (aging) fan base to sell housing in a venture between Buffett's Margaritaville Holdings and Minto Communities. The Latitude Margaritaville developments cater to the over 70 million aging US baby boomers. His team calls it the "summer camp" version of retired living. There are nightly outdoor concerts, a full roster of activities, and a cool Jimmy Buffett vibe. There's no golf, though residents can get around on golf carts. Offerings include tongue-in-cheek references to his biggest hits, like a…
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