Wednesday, June 05, 2019 / by Michelle Ramos
Recent studies show a new trend in the buyers market. There is a slow build-up of demand for multigenerational homes. This good news for homeowners thinking of selling their home this season.
The average life expectancy in the U.S. is 78 years old! As a result, 41% of Americans in the market are searching for a home that can accommodate a multigenerational family.
According to these two resources: The University of Oxford “Children who are close to their grandparents have fewer emotional and behavioral problems and are better able to cope with traumatic life events, like a divorce or bullying at school”. Boston College
“Researchers found that emotionally close ties between grandparents and adult grandchildren reduced depressive symptoms in both groups”.
This research gives helpful insight into why 41% of Americans are in the market to buy a multigenerational home.
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