Neighborhood Trends

When it comes to choosing a place to live, we all have neighborhood preferences. Some prefer to be surrounded by nature, while others like neat and tidy subdivisions. Still others love bustling urban districts and apartment-style living. To each their own! We also know that neighborhood trends change drastically over time. Which neighborhood trends are most popular today?

Over 60% of Millennials and members of the Silent Generation choose walkability over single family homes. Folks in the middle of the age spectrum–Gen Xers and Baby Boomers–prefer single family homes in the suburbs and do not mind long commutes:

 

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