Thousands of families in this last decade downsized to more affordable living quarters. The move was hard for parents and even harder for their children.
Raising a teen is not easy. You've got to do the best you can to prepare them for a world. Lead by example. Engage in their hobbies. Be a friend. Be a mentor. Don't push!
A career oriented person focuses his/her attention to work - or business. Those who are married often leads to losing time for family & loved ones.