Also called intergenerational home, the bigenerational home is a constructed or a renovated house, consisting of two separate dwellings, where children and elderly parents live. Since 1998, it is possible to adapt a single family home into a intergenerational home. However, it is recommended to check with the municipality because not all have adopted a zoning regulation allowing for the construction or addition of accommodation into a single family home.
Elements to consider
In addition, check that elements are included in the built or added accommodation, as it should include: a single outdoor access without obstacles, superior soundproofing […] Read more