Watch: Home Designs Likely Won’t Change in 2018 but Home Construction is Up

Though starts bumped up 9% in 2017, analysts say the designs won’t change much going into 2018. Single-family home construction will continue its growth trend. The standard 2,600 sq footage and generous sleeping and bath space will remain consistent. Though the Great Room trend may finally be on the way out. Though interest in Great Rooms is flagging, designers and potential home builders aren’t sure what will replace the classic space. Another trend on the horizon is Millenial interest in micro-homes of 600 sq ft or less. Would you live in a micro home?

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