Move over bachelor pad, and make way for the lady condo!
A new report in the Globe and Mail reveals that young single women are taking up an increasing share of the new condo market — up to one third of all sales in some cities — and developers are tailoring their designs to give solo female buyers exactly what they’re looking for in a new bachelorette home.
So what do women want in a brand new condo?
A great location: The Globe reports that female buyers will often prioritize the neighbourhood ahead of qualities like square footage. There’s safety in living in an established neighbourhood, and there are also restaurants, groceries stores, and cafes.
Security: Developers report that women like having a concierge in the building, and good lighting around the building and in the underground parking.
Closet space: Yes, it’s a stereotype, but apparently it’s true. Women want spectacular walk-in closets. Relegating extra storage in theRead More »from What women look for in a condo: Single women taking over Canadian condo market