More young adults living with parents

From left: Samantha Mochamer, 20, Shaun, 18, Dan,

From left: Samantha Mochamer, 20, Shaun, 18, Dan, 23, Timothy, Pam, and Carrie Gillen, 22, all live in the Gillen's Bohemia home. (Dec. 2, 2011) (Credit: Chris Ware)

Chris Ledford has a plan. If everything goes perfectly, in five years he'll move out of his parents' home. When he's 35.

"That's a perfect-case scenario," said Ledford, a salesman for a golf course supply company with an associate degree in applied science from SUNY Cobleskill.

He will be getting married soon, and his bride-to-be, Virginia Nilsen, 27, will move into his basement apartment...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Newsday digital access and home delivery subscribers and Optimum Online customers.

Already
registered?
Log in
Already a
subscriber/customer?
Register
Get Newsday
digital access
Subscribe

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Related Stories

Vote

At what age did you move out of your parents' home?

15 to 20 21 to 25 26 to 30 other

advertisement | advertise on newsday