Julian Fisher   Photojournalist

Pulling the Rug from Under a Career Taking Care of GrandmaOne at Work, One at Home

view of home interior from rounded mirror

Housing and care in one package:  sale of grandmother’s home provides down payment for 2-family house to refurbish, grandson+wife above (starter home) and safe housing for grandmother below.

Interview

The housing market is absurd.  We knew that to get something near our parents was not an simple option.  My grandmother sold her house and with that we went into a two family with her downstairs, and we’re upstairs.  And now we don’t have to worry about where she is and how she’s doing.

man installs new light in bathroom
view of side door of grandma's house