The Future of Housing: Meeting the Needs of Today’s Renters
By homz | February 17, 2023
The COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly impacted our society, affecting nearly every aspect of our daily lives. One area that has seen significant changes in the housing market, as tenant expectations have shifted in response to the new reality of living and working during a pandemic. Today’s tenants seek communities that ensure holistic well-being and a healthy environment.
Renters’ evolving demands
Gone are the days when renters were content with just a roof over their heads and a few basic amenities. Today, they are looking for modern communities that prioritize their health and well-being and offer a variety of features that support their changing lifestyles.
Remote work transforms housing needs
Post-pandemic, many companies are embracing remote work as a permanent option. This has resulted in renters looking for communities that offer a healthy work environment, dedicated workspaces, high-speed internet, and other features that support productivity and creativity.
Another key feature of the communities that renters look for is the emphasis on outdoor spaces and natural surroundings. With many people spending more time at home, the need for access to green spaces and fresh air has become increasingly important.
Renters are also prioritizing health and well-being, with a focus on clean air, natural light, and access to healthy food. Amenities such as fitness centers, yoga studios, and swimming pools are also becoming increasingly popular.
Sustainable housing on the rise
In addition to these features, renters are also looking for sustainable options in the communities they live in, with a focus on reducing energy consumption and waste.
HOMZ at the forefront of change
HOMZ communities are not only amenity-rich but also focus on modern, health-focused, and sustainable design. So, whether you are a young professional looking for a creative and healthy workplace environment, a family seeking a secure and healthy living experience, or a retiree looking for a place to enjoy nature, our communities have everything today’s renters seek.