I came across an interesting article about the size of American homes last week and wanted to share it with you. I know that the Greater Vancouver housing market can’t be compared with the American housing market in general but there are some very interesting things to be noted from the recent National Association of Homebuilders survey.
They estimate that by 2015 new single family homes will be 10% smaller. The “new smaller home” in 2015 will have several smart new features such as programmable thermostats, energy-efficient electricity, and water-efficient features, low-emissivity windows and engineered wood beams.
Click here to see the infographic with all the details.
The article suggests that people are getting anxious over downsizing but I…