Grabbed this from The Toronto Sun vacation section:
Home swaps made for zoomers
By ILONA KAUREMSZKY
Q: My husband and I are what they now call "zoomers" -- active Baby Boomers. We are looking for budget alternatives to the usual hotels and B&Bs. We don't camp and I would never consider hostels.
A: Home exchanges are growing in popularity and for "zoomers" it could just be the ticket for alternative accommodations …
Years ago in the first edition of my book I suggested this as one of many selling points for Active Adult Communities. An excerpt: