Category Archives: Fusion

Multigenerational Home Trends

Meyers - Advisory. Capital. Research. An increasing trend in new home product marketing and design is multigenerational homes.    This marketing approach is becoming more common among architects and homebuilders who are responding to an increasing demographic: multigenerational households. According to the National … Continue reading

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Our 2Gen history is rooted in the Chicago 2 Flat

“It Will Cost You Less Than $25/month For Your Own Rent!” Developer Erik Linn ran this ad for his development on the north side of Chicago in 1929. Linn not only weathered the depression with his developments, he did quite well, … Continue reading

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Why we created this XL home

Remember the 1976 best seller, “Passages?” You’re single – married – have children – a nanny – your an empty nester – with a boomerang child – with a senior parent – it’s just you and your wife again – … Continue reading

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Fusion Designers – Modern day Usonians

At some point in their careers, many great Architects have looked around at their world and wondered why it can’t be better. During the depth of the depression in the 1930’s, Frank Lloyd Wright designed Usonian homes for the common … Continue reading

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The Fusion Revolution

Finally, homes and neighborhoods designed for the way we live today.  Fusion did the research, design and the development.  They found the builders to build it, and it’s energized the home building industry.  It’s got home buyers, real estate agents, … Continue reading

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Fusion homes are better…

Better for the planet…These homes are green by design, reducing carbon footprints, reducing vehicular trips, and sharing resources.  Better for the community… Streetscapes become richer.  Cozy neighborhood markets and café’s, tutoring centers, boutique child and senior day cares are a … Continue reading

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Are you a Nuclear or Fusion Family?

Nuclear family:  A household consisting of a father, a mother and their children, all in one household dwelling. Fusion family:  A household consisting of an extended family and/or adult friends, caregivers and children, all in one household dwelling. Nuclear Family

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The Minivan of Homes

In 1979 Lee Iacocca went to his executives and told them that it’s time they adapt to their changing customer base.  It’s not just men going to work and taking the family for Sunday drives.  Mothers are driving their kids … Continue reading

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Dr. Fusion Blog

Single Moms and Dads.  You are not alone: In 2006, 12.9 million families in the U.S. were headed by a single-parent, 80% of which were headed by a female One in nine Households in America is a Single Parent Household, … Continue reading

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