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2013-09-17 23:29:44

Families choosing to add on and create multigenerational homes are creating a positive trend in home building, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders report. Home Destination comments of the findings, new home design trends, and the added gains from multigenerational living. Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Over one in six are now multigenerational households, as families find living together on one property solves a lot of housing challenges and...

2012-11-08 16:29:53

FORT MYERS, Fla., Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The number of multigenerational households has increased by 60% since 1990, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. This dramatic change in the American lifestyle is primarily due to two trends. First, Baby Boomers are living longer and are faced with deteriorating pensions, a failing Social Security system, and ever-increasing healthcare costs. Secondly, college debt and the amplified cost of living means that many children move back home after...