14 Jul Do you want to live in a loft?
A loft is a multifunctional to live and/or work with few divisions, lots of light, high-ceilings, spacious and comfortable. It is a modern type of housing that can be easily found in big cities and had its origins in the recovery of industrial space in the Soho, New York. Lofts can be specifically created as such but they can also be a space reclaimed and restored from old buildings.
Lofts are specially designed for use as housing, office or as a house-cum-office by freelancers.
There are some common characteristics in lofts. They are open spaces without walls nor doors except in bathrooms, with high ceilings, there is usually a liveable space at a higher level, the stairs are exposed, there are large windows and and industrial materials are often used.
As a result of this special architecture using a loft as a home or office has many advantages. Greater visibility and better use and enjoyment of the space. Being in a loft means having more light, more possibilities to take full advantage of the space, the power to create different uses for one same area, an effect of larger space due to the high ceilings and the light. Everything is within sight and a special feeling of calmness is achieved.
Furthermore, a loft has lower construction costs and thus a lower cost per square meter than traditional properties destined as homes or offices.
If you believe this is the space for you, don’t think twice, look for one and enjoy it.