From homes to apartments, renting to buying, gardening to pets, American has come a long way over the years. Things that our grandparents and parent would have considered unthinkable have become the norm, and the American dream is no longer just to own your own home. The rise of executive apartments, luxury condos, even apartment living amenities like a basketball court, hot tub, or playground have changed our perspective on how to have the good life. Here’s some of the biggest changes in American living habits over the last few decades.
- More people are renting by choice. Renting used to be what you did because you were too poor, too young, too mobile, or too disorganized to have a “real home.” That attitude is becoming more and more obsolete