The Related Group is responding to the high demand for multifamily rentals in South Florida with six new projects under construction. That’s because Related hears and echo. Indeed, the Echo Boomers—children of the Baby Boom generation that were born between 1981 and 1995—are expected to drive occupancy in the next wave of multifamily development in the region.
“The multifamily industry is well aware of the Echo Boomer generation and their future role in the market,” Steve Patterson, president and CEO of Related Development, tells GlobeSt.com. “However, it is a gradual phenomena, and I believe that's why it hasn't been addressed fully in the mainstream media. I think within the coming years you'll hear more about this generation's impact on the housing market.”
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