With the work-from-home and learn-from-home culture here to stay, at least for as long as the pandemic lasts, some homebuyers, especially those on rent or those working from matchbox-sized accommodation, are scouting for larger housing spaces. Developers, too, are cashing in on the trend by incorporating efficiently designed spaces to include smaller rooms that double up as a study or an additional bedroom.
That’s not all. Some developers are going one step further and introducing business centres to ensure that those working from home have an office-like environment within their housing complex.
From ‘honey I shrunk the flat’ to ‘I increased it a wee bit’
So, have flat sizes increased during the pandemic with more people working from home or kids attending classes from home?
PropTiger Research has said that work-from-home pushed more people to upgrade