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Small Studio Apartments Dominate Seoul Housing Market

Small Studio Apartments Dominate Seoul Housing Market

SEOUL, June 16 (Korea Bizwire) – Amid growing numbers of single households in South Korea, small-sized studio apartments are proving particularly popular, accounting for nearly 60 percent of all studio apartments in Seoul and the surrounding areas sold in the market this year. From January to May of this year, the number of studio apartments [...]

More Studio Apartments Becoming “Smart” in Korea

More Studio Apartments Becoming “Smart” in Korea

SEOUL, Oct. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – Korea is seeing a rising number of studio apartments built with “smart” features based on IoT, with the growing popularity of smart homes.  According to construction industry watchers, these IoT-equipped efficiency apartments, also referred to as officetels in Korea, are particularly popular among members of the younger generation in their [...]