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Korean Women Take Hands on Approach to Home Improvement

Korean Women Take Hands on Approach to Home Improvement

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — As more people are spending time at home following the introduction of a government-mandated 52-hour workweek, an increasing number of South Korean women are building their own furniture and redecorating or renovating their homes with professional equipment. The recent trend is reportedly led by the increasing number of one-person [...]

Increasing Number of Homeowners Put Residences Up for Auction

Increasing Number of Homeowners Put Residences Up for Auction

SEOUL, Jun. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — The average number of home auctions throughout South Korea has surpassed 5,000 cases over the last two months. According to GG Auction, a South Korean court auction firm, the number of auctions of residences throughout the entire country reached 5,261 cases last month, surpassing 5,000 for the second month [...]

44 pct of Unmarried Men and Women Say They Need Their Own House, But Reality Seems Otherwise

44 pct of Unmarried Men and Women Say They Need Their Own House, But Reality Seems Otherwise

SEOUL, May 8 (Korea Bizwire) — More than four out of ten unmarried men and women think they need to own their own house, but they see it as impossible in reality. Such results were published in a report titled “A Study on the Relationship Between the Living Characteristics of Young Adults and Marriage” by [...]