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‘OK Boomer’ marks the end of friendly generational relations

Posted by   /  November 7, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Off-Beat News  /  No Comments

Shannon O’Connor’s OK BOOMER hoodie./Credit via Shannon O’Connor Now it’s war: Gen Z has finally snapped over climate change and financial inequality. By Taylor Lorenz | The New York Times In a viral audio clip on TikTok, a white-haired man in a baseball cap and polo shirt declares, “The millennials and Generation Z have the […]

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What’s on the wish list of first-time buyers?

Posted by   /  November 7, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Twitter REALTOR Magazine Millennials tend to have higher expectations than older homeowners did about their ideal starter home, according to a new survey by Clovered, a home insurance resource. Millennials tend to want larger homes with modern designs. More millennials are entering the housing market for the first time. Clovered recently surveyed more than 1,000 […]

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‘Hipsturbia’: A 2020 trend

Posted by   /  September 25, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Brooklyn is the template for hipsturbia, a 2020 trend for real estate developers. Photo credit: Stan Honda / AFP / GettyImages / Forbes By Stephanie Vozza | Forbes As millennials become parents they’re trading in their urban dwellings for a house in the ‘burbs. Migrating out of downtowns isn’t new—kids and suburbs go together—but this […]

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Millennial’s top 10 home features

Posted by   /  August 13, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

NAHB Eye on Housing At least four out of five millennial buyers prefer laundry rooms, hardwood front exteriors, patios and garage storage.  Conversely, they give a thumbs down to elevators, wine cellars and laminate countertops. These were among the findings from a new study by the NAHB Economics team that focused on millennial home buying […]

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Incoming wave of millennial homebuyers is a major opportunity for U.S. housing market, says Taylor Morrison CEO

Posted by   /  May 16, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Twitter Taylor Morrison Home CEO Sheryl Palmer sees a major opportunity for the U.S. housing market over the next decade as more millennials hit prime homebuying age. Nearly 45 million Americans will reach the general age of first-time homebuyers in the next 10 years, 3.1 million more than in the 10 years prior, according to […]

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Homeownership for older millennials quickly becoming a thing

Posted by   /  November 29, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

  E&Y and Wells Fargo experts chime in HousingWire It appears Millennials are growing older and wiser, and the eldest in the generation are buying homes more and more, as the younger ones continue to push up demand for rentals. On behalf of Ernst & Young, Research Now conducted a survey of 1,202 20- to 36-year-old U.S. […]

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Millennials are marrying later, but that’s not exactly bad for homebuilders, Toll Brothers CEO says

Posted by   /  September 13, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

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By Elizabeth Gurdus | CNBC Toll Brothers CEO Douglas C. Yearley, Jr. sits down with CNBC’s Jim Cramer for an exclusive interview. The CEO shares his take on trends in the U.S. housing market with the “Mad Money” host, including an interesting trend with millennial buyers. Millennials may be frequently blamed for destroying industries like brick-and-mortar retail, but […]

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Here’s why millions of millennials are not homeowners

Posted by   /  August 10, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

  The homeownership rate among millennials, ages 25 to 34, is around 8 percentage points lower than Gen Xers and baby boomers were in the same age group. Student loans are one of the factors at play in deciding to put off settling down. By Annie Nova | CNBC Homeownership eludes millions of millennials. A […]

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Some think millennials are home buying laggards, others do something about it

Posted by   /  July 13, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

  Katerra doubles down on capacity, with plans for Northern California mega plant in 2019. By John McManus Solve for how millennial young adults–more of them–can attain homeownership, which is what 22-to-37 year olds want and what many of them are working for, and reports of the demise of the American Dream will be exposed […]

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Missing millennial homeownership endangers the American Dream

Posted by   /  July 12, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

  By Andrea Riquier | Realtor.com No avocado toast jokes here. Yes, a lot has been written already about the question of millennials and homeownership. But as a new report demonstrates, the stakes are high enough that when an entire generation takes a step backward in accessing ownership, it’s worth a little extra attention. The report, out […]

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