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  • ​News21, Phoenix Arizona, August 2, 2016. Youthification in US cities. Natalie Griffin.
  • Business News Network, June 15, 2016. Housing markets and policy in Toronto and Vancouver. Business News.

  • Harvard Political Review, Institute of Politics, January 4, 2016. Youthification in Kensington Market. Sarah Wu.

  • Columns Magazine, Dallas Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, December 18, 2015. Youthification in Texas. Linda Mastaglio.

  • Cities Alive, Podcast, December 17, 2015. Demographic change and youthification: Implications for zoning? Danielle Davis.

  • CBC Radio, Thunder Bay, April 14, 2015. Changing location preferences of young adults. CBC Morning Show.

  • CBC News, Kitchener-Waterloo, April 1, 2015. Waterloo students and residents share their housing stories.

  • Business Insider, New York, February 17, 2015. Here are millennials’ favorite neighborhoods in cities. Andy Kiersz.

  • Metro News, Edmonton, February 17, 2015. Edmonton prime example of ‘youthification’ says Waterloo professor. Stephanie Dubois.

  • Texas Standard, National Public Radio, Austin, February 16, 2015. Forget gentrification, let’s talk about youthification. Brenda Salinas.

  • The Atlantic CityLab, February 5, 2015. Is your neighbourhood changing? It might be youthification, not gentrification. Richard Florida.

  • The Cord, Waterloo, February 4, 2015. Local projects look to change housing. Marissa Evans.

  • CHCH TV, Hamilton, February 3, 2015. Young adult housing decisions. Square Off.

  • Record, Kitchener-Waterloo, January 30, 2015. Home ownership tough for millennials, Waterloo forum hears. Catherine Thompson.

  • CTV News, Kitchener, January 29, 2015. Housing the future. Abigail Bimman.

  • Waterloo Chronicle. January 21, 2015. UW lecture to focus on housing. James Jackson.

    Renovate and Build, AM650, October 18, 2014. Millennials and Canada’s changing housing markets. FairTradeWorks.
  • Spacing Magazine, October 8, 2014. Moving millennials: how a generation is changing mobility. Melissa Bruntlett.
  • CBC Radio, Vancouver, September 21, 2014. Millennial generation changing the world, one commute at a time. Michelle Eliot.
  • CKNW 980 Vancouver, September 14, 2014. Millennials and transit. The Jill Bennett Show.
  • Vancouver Sun, September 15, 2014. The Millennials are here, but are we ready? Daphne Bramham.
  • K-W Record, December 17, 2013. Millenials are defining the urban core. Luisa D’Amato.
  • 570 News Kitchener-Waterloo, December 17, 2013. Young adults want to live close to transit, high-density housing, and urban amenities. Glenn Pelletier.
  • CTV News, December 4, 2013. Gen-Y earning less than parents. Scott Miller.
  • CKNW 980 Vancouver, December 2, 2013. Young adults’ declining economic fortunes. The Shift. Mike Eckford.
  • CHQR AM770 Calgary, November 29, 2013. Your children are going to be poorer than you. Dan Riendeau.
  • CBC Lang & O’Leary Exchange, November 28, 2013. Millennial generation earning less than their parents. Amanda Lang.
  • The Globe and Mail, November 27, 2013. Gen-Y’s pain is real: Paycheques tell the tale. Rob Carrick.