The Great Recession has led to the largest spike ever in the number of Americans living in multigenerational households, according to a study by the Pew Research Center. In 2009, the share of the population living in such households had increased to almost 17 percent.
But between 2007 and 2009, the fast-growing segment of people doubling up with family were young adults ages 25 to 34. So when your kid comes pinging back to the nest, how do you make it work? Huff/Post50's Laura Rowley has a few strategies.