Ageing in place with the concept of inclusive design, enhancement of a better life quality and provision of suitable technologies is illustrated in two recent outcomes from Italy and Sweden. In Italy a checklist of guidelines has been developed. These guidelines as been followed in a project consisted of remodelling five existing apartment blocks and building 34 dwellings. In Sweden a new residential housing unit equipped with a number of IT functions have been developed. This latter housing project has been evaluated from the residents point of view regarding IT functions in their homes. The attempt is to underline the most interesting issues as well as similarities
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