McMansions Archive

Big Homes Stage a Comeback

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine After five years of downsizing, home owners are showing a desire for more space. In the past year, builders are reporting higher demand for larger homes. In fact, 84 percent of home owners...
January 28, 2013

Home Sizes Make an Unexpected Turn

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine We’ve been hearing a lot about the downsizing trend taking hold in new homes, and that the square footage of homes is shrinking. But if you look at the latest housing stats from...
July 16, 2012