Elements of fine living: 17 things home-buyers care the most while buying an apartment in Kochi - Part-2
Purchasing a new house or apartment can undoubtedly bring you happiness; but between a lot of confusions and reviews, there are some ‘elements of life’ which every home-buyer regardless of their budget and requirements, pursue to improve their lives.
In Elements of fine living- Part 1 , we had discussed the first 8 most important elements of fine living in an apartment in Kochi. Now let’s have a look at the rest of the important elements sought by the home-buyers in Kochi.
Privacy allows us to create boundaries and protect ourselves from unreasonable interference in our day-to-day lives, enabling us to negotiate who we are and how we want to interact with the environment around us. Privacy also helps us to draw the lines on the grounds of accessibility to our bodies, places, things as well as our communications and information.
With flats and apartments being the most preferred forms of living among the people living in cities, space constraint is an issue that needs to be addressed properly. The general characteristics sought in all kinds of modern living spaces is seclusion/privacy. Depending on the construction and layout of buildings, homebuyers can avoid the sharing of common walls.
The absence of common walls blocks the transmission of all kinds of sound between apartments and thereby provides the best privacy for its inhabitants.
As days pass, our routines become more and more monotonous and we tend to shift into a phase where we have to pass through life without much thinking and reasoning. The more we give in to routine life, the more it becomes a part of one’s identity, and the harder it will be to break free from them.
Once this harsh reality of life becomes unbearable, the desire to escape from it and slow down once in a while becomes a necessity. Under such circumstances, a personal space that has all the characteristics to calm and inspire us to discover our innermost values is what makes our life worth living.
Living in an era of incredible technology and innovation, stress and anxiety are an unavoidable part of our lifestyles and it’s essential to have our own personal escape spaces as a meaningful solution.
11. Child Friendliness
Modern living spaces are far from being a haven for children and most often they are designed to utilize the available square footage to the extreme, leaving little room for kids and their growing energy and activities.
Given the significant benefits of play on a child’s health, wellbeing, and happiness, homes or living spaces should be designed and built in a way that gives them a sense of belonging and independence.
While searching for the dream home for your family and kids, therefore ensure to explore various design interventions and policies from the best in the industry for the liveability of your children and families in an urban environment. An apartment complex with a playground, play area, or on-site playroom and a park at close proximity would be ideal.
Exercise has the capability of increasing your overall health and your sense of well-being, which makes you ready for your daily activities and work. As our lives are routine-based, exercise also has some direct stress-busting benefits which can help us get rid of our monotonous schedules.
As most exercises can be done in a limited space, the lack of space is no more an excuse for not exercising and it’s also a cost-effective way than joining a gym. You just need to be careful and choose a space where you won’t knock into furniture or other household items.
If space is not a problem, you can even think about creating an at-home gym in your apartment and buying some cardiovascular machines and other accessories. Most modern apartments also have an in-house indoor gym or a workout area and even swimming pools which also can help to keep you in shape; provided you take the efforts.
Flourishing as the most trusted builder in Kerala, Veegaland Homes design and construct modern living spaces with state-of-the-art technology and innovation, which promises it’s inhabitants a life of quality and standards.
Designed and built with the objective of providing a high-quality living experience to our occupants, Veegaland Homes flats and apartments offer Privacy, Proximity, Escape, Child friendliness, and Space to live up to one’s dreams.
*Blog to be continued