Posts Tagged ‘millennials’

For many renters, there are plenty of amenities that have become standard, such as pools, fitness centers and even walking trails. Still, there are amenities on the horizon that reflect trends within the housing market itself. Particularly the trends toward green living, affordability in terms of smaller spaces and...

Next generation renters are a contradictory bunch. After all, some of them want the joys of ownership but not necessarily all the expenses and financial outlay that comes with it. Here are just a few of the unique facts of the next generation to join the rental community. Next generation likes renting when they are...

For many in the housing industry, there are a myriad of discussions as to why Millennials are not making the move into home ownership. Reasons listed include the economy, student loan debt and struggling to save for a down payment. While these might have some bearing on their decision to remain renters, others have...

It is not an illusion that more of your paycheck is going to rent. Statistics show rents have increased approximately 15% between 2009 and 2014. Depending on where you live, the cost of renting may have amplified even more. Metropolitan areas have seen the sharpest gains. The tightening inventory and increased renter...

Within the housing industry, the rental market has become white-hot in many areas of the country. Home prices are also climbing toward pre-recession numbers. Yet, the statistics appear to be missing one key demographic: millennials. In fact, millennials have remained consistently in the renter’s column or are delaying...

It’s a new age, we understand that. Everything can be done remotely. But does it actually work? We learned to go to work at 9:00am and come back at 5:00pm. That was our working day. Dress professionally, have a cup of coffee and head to the office where our manager will tell us what we have to do for that day. Now, as...