In a prime loca­ti­on in Bern’s Brei­ten­rain quar­ter, Swiss Prime Site Immo­bi­li­en is trans­forming the for­mer postal head­quar­ters into a new cent­re that will impro­ve the qua­li­ty of life in the neigh­bour­hood.

It was not all that long ago that care homes used to be some­what soul­less places, which local muni­ci­pa­li­ties ten­ded to build in more remo­te loca­ti­ons, often at the edge of a forest. While their eld­er­ly resi­dents …