Born between the early 1980’s through 2000, Generation Y is now entering the real estate market. This generation is different from their predecessors. Having witnessed the effects of the recession and foreclosure crisis they are more pragmatic than previous generations. They also have unique wants: more urban areas and greener properties. They view internet and social media as a necessity, not a luxury and use it in almost every aspect of their life, including searching for a home. Read our infographic below to find out more about Generation Y real estate trends.