empty nesters


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empty nesters

People whose children have matured, left the home, and established homes of their own.This demographic segment generally has disposable income,homes with large amounts of equity, and a desire to change living arrangements either by going smaller, by moving to a completely different locale,or by the addition of a second home.

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Additionally, many empty nesters want master bedrooms on the first level of the house, though this is not necessarily an easy find.
Besides the fact he doesn't have to worry about his children as much on a daily basis, he's not convinced of the other lifestyle benefits that becoming an empty nester offers.
Whether they want to replace just one or two pieces or revamp an entire room, empty nesters are enjoying their freedom to explore the many furniture styles and choices that reflect their new way of living.
Last year was the first time that empty nesters were more important to the restaurant industry than young, childless couples.
Empty nesters are an increasingly powerful consumer cohort due to their greater financial freedom.
Del Webb Baby Boomer Survey: Empty nesters enjoy newfound freedom and prefer kids don't move back home
It depended on all young couples moving out of Cardiff, and some empty nesters at 55-60-years-old selling their family homes to move into apartments in the Bay, thereby making room for the young couples who don't move to Caerphilly.
The younger empty nesters (those aged 45-54) are not far behind - going on 857,000 extended trips a year.
Empty nesters and childless young professionals are expected to be the target market.
The neighborhood is ideal for first-time home buyers, young families and empty nesters looking to downsize to a more easily managed home.
Sian Spear, sales director for Persimmon Wales, said: ``Among the homes attracting empty nesters are apartments, and we have noticed that three of our developments have proved particularly popular.