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NORCs

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NORCs

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NPR's Margot Adler reports on the phenomenon known as NORCs: Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities. NORCs occur over time, as elderly people gradually make up the majority of residents in a neighborhood or building, rather than living in a specifically designated retirement home.