Tampa expected to be hit by ‘silver tsunami’ as boomers leave their homes

Tampa is the top U.S. city expected to be hit by the “silver tsunami,” or the amount of homes that become vacant as their owners, senior citizens, die or find other living accommodations, according to Zillow research. During the next 20 years, 27 percent of owner-occupied homes nationwide are expected to hit the market due to the death or otherwise being vacated by their owners, possibly causing negative economic ripple effects in regions most affected, according to the study. Roughly 34 percent…Original Article