"We were searching for an energy-efficient and smaller home closer to the Wissahickon," the owner said. "As there was nothing appealing out there, we purchased a lot and built with the help of an architect and builder."
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The Arch Street condo had a similar color palette and industrial touches that reminded them of home. But it also had something extra. "The kicker had to — had to — be the 750-square-foot terrace overlooking the city," the homeowner said.
According to the study, 83 percent of Gen Z respondents plan to purchase a home within five years. In contrast, millennials who have been renting for years have a far less positive outlook on homeownership.