The impact of the Coronavirus outbreak is fundamentally changing the way people work, live and travel, and the aspects of life they are valuing most. Following research into the features that owners and buyers are now prioritising, Mike Storey of MSMR Architects take a closer look at the five key elements, and how best to incorporate them in Prime Resi Journal.
1. Work life balance
Maintaining a sense of separation between work and home life is essential for mental health and wellbeing. Looking for solutions where there is physical separation or a journey between these spaces will help to reinforce this. Three key areas of the home would suit further design, adaptation and conversion for those now working from home for the foreseeable future.
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Images: London mews house with adaptable garage/office/bike storage space, London penthouse apartment, Garden office, Apt Living apartment, TwentyFive W1 baclony, Burlington Gate interiors, Cheyne Terrace outdoor seating space. All projects by MSMR Architects