home builders accommodate extended families

Make Room for Gramps: Living Together No Fad

Posted on 12/14/2012 by |Money and Work | Comments

Bulletin Today | Money & SavingsSure, the sour economy over the last four years pushed generations of  families to live together under one roof and share household expenses. But if a new trend is to be believed, this way of life is no longer simply a temporary response to a rough economy.  Today home builders are making homes with extra rooms and features that accommodate extended families — from grandparents and their adult children to toddlers and teens. Lennar, one the country’s biggest home builders, told …