What Are New Trends In Floor Plan Design

Dated: November 17 2021

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Interior design styles come and go, but when it comes to floor plans, homeowners prefer designs that meet their needs and endure the test of time. Over the past 18 months, the cultural shift to 

spending more time at home has shed new light on what we want and what no longer works for us. If you are shopping for a home or considering remodeling, pay attention to what is trending. 


Open concept is falling out of style. While still beautiful, open concept floor plans are less conductive to working and learning from home. People want defined space, which is difficult to create 

in an open plan.


Kitchen islands are bigger than ever. Kitchen island are a mainstay, and more functional, expansive islands are becoming the norm. Larger countertops are desired for activities like food prep, 

homework and dining. Newer floor plans may even feature one island for cooking and another for eating. 


Dual master suites are trending. Economic uncertainty  has led many grown children to move back in with their parents. Adding a second, smaller master suite lets other adults in your home have 

their own private retreat. In addition, the mother-in-law suite is becoming more common.. 

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Karin Waterschoot-Perez

Executive Vice President of Sales Experienced Realtor, Karin Waterschoot-Perez, currently serves buyers and sellers located in and around Franklin County. With over 18 years of experience in the re....

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