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Multi-generational living

How homebuyers are changing… 2022 homebuyer shifts

The combination of historically low inventory, persistently high home prices and rapidly escalating interest rates drove some interesting changes in homebuyer characteristics this year. Year-over-year changes from last year reached...
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The many benefits of multigenerational living… why it has quadruped in the last decade

According to a Generations United study in 2011, 7 percent of Americans lived in a multigenerational household of at least three generations. Fast forward to 2021 and that number nearly...
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Weekly real estate update 4/9/21… multigenerational living is growing

Showings took their expected dip over the holiday weekend. Data above is through Wednesday, expect it to jump up again next week. Pending sales took a corresponding dip this week,...
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DIY Scandi inspired guest house and office for $275k… an ADU?

Dwell recently released their 2020 Design Awards for the most inspiring projects of 2020 and they are amazing. But what really got me was The Lofthouse workspace and Airbnb that...
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Coronavirus inspires increase in multigenerational living and gardening

Lots of time at home in isolation because of the coronavirus pandemic has led many to re-examine their concept of home, family and safety… inspiring an increase in multigenerational living,...
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Why more people are considering multi-generational living

Did you know that 1 in 6 Americans currently lives in a multi-generational household? In recent years there has been a steady rise in the number of multi-generational homes in...
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41% of home buyers are looking for multi-generational homes

As loved ones start to get older, we start to wonder: how long will they be able to live alone? Will they need someone there to help them with daily...
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Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs)… good ideas, more living space in your home for parents or income

Housing for other people in or near your family home are called Accessory Dwelling Units. Minneapolis and St Paul have recently added new ordinances that allow home owners in their...
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