Boomers a Boon to Urban Home Builders

Here’s an excerpt of a great article we came across on CNBC today:

Bobbi and Jack Segel have adored their enormous Victorian home in Highland Park, Ill. for nearly two decades, but it seems so quiet there now. Too quiet.

“This is a huge house. I don’t have kids running out any more. The dogs are gone,” said Bobbi with a nostalgic laugh.

Classic empty-nesters, the Segels are heading to Chicago, opting for more action rather than so-called “active adult” communities that builders have created out in many suburbs.

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