According to the U.S. Census, more than 20% of America’s population will be 65 or older by 2030. (That’s coming up fast!) And with an older population comes different needs for aging residents. For the first time in modern history, multiple generations are downsizing for retirement simultaneously, according to the National Association of Senior Move […]
Millennials and Homeownership: Are the Rumors True?
Ah, Millennials. If Hasbro is to be believed, Millennials are self-indulgent youngsters whose only objective is to collect avocado-based life experiences the same way they collect digital Pokemon. (Gotta catch ‘em all!) In fact, Millennials are fully grown and fully ingrained in the workforce. Born between 1981 and 1996, the youngest Millennials are now graduating […]
A Home Buying Guide for the Millennial Generation
Time flies when you’re having fun! It is eye opening to think that the millennial generation is now in their twenties and thirties, and ready to start the next phase of their lives. With millennials joining the workforce in abundance, an influx of home buyers is on the horizon. If you are a millennial, you […]
Walkable Neighborhoods: Attract Interested Buyers with One Not-so-Obvious Home Feature
How much value is there to living in a community that’s difficult to access? As home buyers are increasingly focusing on community features during their home search, walkable neighborhoods are becoming a bigger and bigger draw. Today, we explain just what makes a neighborhood walkable, which demographics are searching for homes like yours, and how […]
5 Things Every Millennial Should Know about Buying a Home
This is the third post in a three-part series about how millennials are changing home dynamics and how families can adapt to their needs. Read the first post of the series here: “Why are Millennials Really Living at Home?” Read the second post of the series here: “3 Things You Need to Survive Living with […]
3 Things You Need to Survive Living with Your Adult Children
This is the second post in a three-part series about how millennials are changing home dynamics and how families can adapt to their needs. Read the first post of the series here: “Why are Millennials Really Living at Home?” A number of surveys over recent years demonstrate that millennials value home ownership, but many do […]
Why are Millennials Really Living at Home?
This is the first post in a three-part series about how millennials are changing home dynamics and how families can adapt to their needs. Last week, the Pew Research Center released findings about broad shifts in living arrangements among people in the 18- to 34-year-old age range as compared to recent generations. In response, […]
Keeping up with the Millennials: Shifting the Focus of Commercial Real Estate for Millennials
This is the second post in a two-part series about how commercial real estate should evolve to meet the needs of the millennial generation. Read the first post. As the world’s first digital generation, those born from the early 1980s to the late 1990s were regularly exposed to new technologies in the home and […]