Micro-Housing: Who Needs It and Who Will Use It?

In January, IFMA Boston hosted an in-depth discussion on the impact of the emerging Micro Apartment Unit real-estate trend in Boston.

Following a year where micro units were portrayed as both the solution to urban housing affordability for the millennial workforce to the scourge of living in a space smaller than your parents’ garage, the panel will separated fact from fiction. The panelists shared a wealth of information about the world of micro-housing. Panelist Barry Bluestone analyzed the trends into the data of demographics and economics, Tamara Roy visualized the data and shared solutions, Quinton Kerns represented the target consumer’s plight, and Sean Cassidy explained how businesses should convince the city and state to do more to support our workforce.

Read more here:

http://boston.curbed.com/archives/2013/07/its-on-boston-pushing-microapartments-or-something-like-them.php