My How Homes Have Changed

Home have evolved drastically since the 1950s. Indeed, what excited home buyers decades ago may be in stark contrast to what gets today’s generation excited.1

950s: Homes in the 1950s tended to have more bathrooms (an average of 2.35) than bedrooms (1.5).
1960s: The average home size grew to 1,200 square feet as the bedroom and bathroom ratio flipped (an average of 2.5 bedrooms to 1.5 bathrooms).
1970s: One of the most popular trends were appliances in bold colors, like avocado and harvest gold.