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Subject:  May be a Use for McMansions Afterall Date:  10/29/2012  2:14 PM
Author:  tjscott0 Number:  651728 of 876437

Multigenerational Households On Rise

More than 4.3 million, or 5.6 percent, of the 76 million family households in the U.S. today are multigenerational households, or families living together that include a grandparent, parent and children as well as other family members, according to a study by the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey.

3.7% in 2000
4.0% in 2010
5.6% in 2012

If the trend continues--it will drive apartment rents down & negatively effect apartment REIT returns.
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