3 Things to consider for a functional home

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February 18, 2017 Investment Decision

Thinking to buy an apartment? Consider the functionality of your home.

When you have decided to buy a home, there are many important factors to consider such as location of real estate property, apartment price, apartment size and so on, but most first time home buyers when looking for apartments for sale overlook the functionality aspect which is of paramount importance. After all having a pretty home in a pretty location will not make your apartment the home you have dreamt of.

Here is a list of things to ensure that the home you are buying is truly worth the investment.

Let there be light

“The sun never knew how great it was until it hit the side of a building.”- Louis Kahn

No matter what the apartment price is, a well illuminated apartment sparks the interest of many prospective apartment buyers. In Dhaka city, with roads and roads of apartments, sunlight has become a treat for many. The site of the property, whether the apartment is road facing or not, architectural design of the building- all play roles in determining how light and airy your apartment is. So, when looking to buy an apartment in Dhaka city or any other location, pay ample attention to these factors. A bright apartment is not only aesthetically pleasant but functional in the sense it provides you with a healthy living space.


When you buy an apartment, you want to be able to walk into your apartment knowing it is your own private retreat from the world. Apart from exterior spaces, such as leaving enough lobby space and staircase space, you also need space within your apartment interior. This is where apartment layout comes into play. For instance, an astutely designed apartment will ensure areas in the most privy parts of your life such as bedroom, dining room, bathroom etc so that it is well guarded, when you are entertaining guests in your apartment.

Well thought out floor plan

Another important consideration when buying an apartment, is to check the apartment floor plans to view the allocation of space in different rooms. For instance, every apartment buyer has different needs and wants, you might need a spare room or a bigger master bedroom, you might require a more functional kitchen with bigger space or an outdoor terrace. A careful inspection of apartment floor plan will ensure it fits your needs. Many real estate developer companies in Bangladesh also provide apartment customization or flexi plans when you go to buy an apartment. This can guide you to make your home a functional space for you.

When you are looking for apartments for sale, hopefully consideration of the above points will help you find the ideal apartment for you that is both aesthetic and functional.

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