Jolanta Campion Jolanta Campion

Millennials and Gen Z make up 56% of the total population in San Diego, meaning that more than half of the residents in San Diego are under the age 39, according to research from Cushman & Wakefield. Millennials are the largest demographic in the market, making up 31% of the total population. Each of the three remaining age groups—40 to 49, 50 to 64 and 65-plus—account for less than 20% of the total population. We sat down with Jolanta Campion, director of research for the San Diego region at Cushman & Wakefield, to talk about the strong presence of young people in the market and how they are driving trends. San Diego has a huge demographic of you people, between the ages of 0 to 39. Tell me about these groups and how they are influencing trends in the market.

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Kelsi Maree Borland

Kelsi Maree Borland is a freelance journalist and magazine writer based in Los Angeles, California. For more than 5 years, she has extensively reported on the commercial real estate industry, covering major deals across all commercial asset classes, investment strategy and capital markets trends, market commentary, economic trends and new technologies disrupting and revolutionizing the industry. Her work appears daily on and regularly in Real Estate Forum Magazine. As a magazine writer, she covers lifestyle and travel trends. Her work has appeared in Angeleno, Los Angeles Magazine, Travel and Leisure and more.

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