The pattern of compact homes is picking up energy in he real estate sector, the main reason being an increase in nuclear families. Particularly in the metro cities where majority of the population is working, these homes play a vital role as they are affordable in range. The space in a compact home comprises of a hall, kitchen, bedroom, study area, washrooms and a balcony. The area ranges from 500 square feet to 800 square feet, which is a sufficient space for a nuclear family. According to a survey by real estate expert, the metro cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Chennai have little land and the prices are less too because of which the pattern of compact homes have gained immense popularity. It has also been observed that selling expensive and luxury apartments is really troublesome for developers and that’s why they prefer compact homes.
There has been an increase in preference of nuclear families by the millennials, also a growing demand for compact homes as it does not require much investment. Other advantage of these homes is that it is constructed elegantly keeping in mind the space and using it perfectly. The latest technology and latest trends in interiors is also kept in mind. The compact homes are most practical to deal with as it involves low maintenance cost which is of utmost importance to the working generation. Thus, minimum spending on furniture, electricity and other interiors. This gives the opportunity to decorate the home as one likes, customizing it according to their taste as one has dreamt of. Another advantage of these homes is that it has a great resale value. The return on investment for compact homes is far better than big luxurious apartments. Also they are sold off easily as their demand is great in urban cities. So it comes to no surprise why these small spaces are gaining widespread popularity among the millennials.