• Declining Birth Rates Correlate to Real Estate Trends

    Millennials (25 to 29-year-olds) are putting off parenthood and that, in turn, has an effect on the real estate market.

    The Centers for Disease Control (okay that’s an odd choice of agency to monitor birth rates) report birth rates for women 20 to 24 dropped 2% between 2012 and 2013. Birth rates for 25- to 29-year-olds have dropped 1% every year since 2008.

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  • Flight to Suburbia II

    Post-WWII, term “White Flight” was coined to describe the large-scale migration of Caucasian people to the suburbs in the ‘50s and ‘60s. The fleeing wasn’t limited to white folks only. “Black Flight” is a term applied to the migration of African Americans to the suburbs after the passage of civil rights legislation and the end of segregation.

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  • Both Sides of Millennial Thought

    Millennials are the generation entering adulthood around the turn of the 21st century. Livescience.com describes Millennials as more open-minded and more supportive of gay rights and equal rights for minorities. They are confident, self-expressive, liberal, upbeat and receptive to new ideas and ways of living, according to livescience.com.

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