Singles flock to suburbs

Coldwell Banker survey finds singles chasing bargains

While young Millennials seem to have a preference for suburbs, they’re not the only ones. Singles of all ages are more likely to buy a home in the burbs, according to the results of a survey by national brokerage company Coldwell Banker Real Estate.

The company conducted a national online survey of 1,050 single homeowners in April. It found that 52 percent of singles chose to buy in suburbia rather than getting "bachelor or bachelorette pads" in urban or rural areas.