Boomerang Kids: Why You Need to Clarify your Views (as well as my humble opinion on it all)
Boomerang Kids moving back home after university is a phenomenon that is not going away anytime soon. In fact the number of adult children coming back to live at home has grown and is now reaching an ever time high of over 30%. And it’s not just kids moving in temporarily after University. Some move back in after losing a job or after a divorce. http://www.everythingzoomer.com/boomers-adult-children-living-at-home/
Many reasons account for that to happen: the economy, the rising cost of housing, high rise in student debt being the main ones.
Many parents have not prepared for the kids returning to live at home. Most assume that the University grad will find employment – ideally in town – find a nice little apartment alone or with a friend, not too close but not too far from the family home – and come by for a visit. And for some, that’s reality.
For others life happens very differently. The kid finishes college, moves back home and never leaves, or never plans to, leaving parents feeling uncertain about their own future. Often, by the time parents speak up, it’s out of frustration and relationships suffer. Continue reading “Boomerang Kids: Top Tips To Thrive When The Kid Moves Back Home”