Several decades ago, many young professionals purchased homes as soon as they were able, preferring home ownership to renting. Now, the times are changing, and more young adults are choosing to rent rather than take on the responsibility of a mortgage. If you own or manage an apartment community and are looking to attract these often responsible, young adult renters, consider adding a few of these amenities: On-Site Daycare For busy young adults, leaving the house 30 minutes early to drop a child off at daycare before the workday just adds to the exhaustion of balancing work and family life.