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Pandemic May Force Overhaul in Housing Stock
The COVID-19 pandemic is influencing housing decisions for people in all age groups and changing what they need in a home, experts said Thursday during the National Association of REALTORS®’ virtual Real Estate Forecast Summit.
The need for multigenerational housing has grown, with 15% of buyers looking for such a home since the pandemic began, according to NAR’s 2020 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers. The majority of these buyers say they need space to care for an aging relative. The potential cost-effectiveness of living with family is also motivating buyers to consider multigenerational homes. “We don’t know if our current housing stock will be able to support that need,” said Jessica Lautz, vice president of demographics and behavioral insights at NAR