mcmansionBy Les Christie @CNNMoney June 4, 2013: 7:53 AM ET

As the economy recovers, Americas love affair with the oversized McMansion has been reignited.During the past three years, the average size of new homes has grown significantly, according to a Census Bureau report released Monday. In 2012, the median home in the U.S. hit an all-time record of 2,306 square feet, up 8% from 2009.

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