According to a 2017 Gallup poll, 43% of Americans in 2016 worked from home in some capacity. This number had increased from previous years and is steadily rising. Many developers are taking this into consideration when planning projects and are catering to this popular and growing concept.
Park Lane Apartments in Boston’s Seaport anticipated this as the first apartment building in a new neighborhood. They offer a conference room, club room with billiards, and a 24-hour gym. The newer, Waterside Apartments in Seaport has extended work space in the business center with a Wi-fi connected cafe and a 24-hour fitness center, among many other perks.
How you "work from home" depends upon how you like to work. Some may prefer to be in a luxury building that offers many of these types of amenities, so that while you are "trapped" at home/work, you can sneak in a quick workout at your building's gym or spread out in the business center.
For those who want to search for a private in-home office, the best bet is to look at homes offering a private den or small second (or third or fourth) bedroom. Click here to search for two bedrooms for sale under $1 million to help get started.
There are lots of options in and around Boston. Our team is here to help do a lot of the legwork to help hone in on the properties that would be the best fit for what you're looking for. Feel free to contact us and let us show you how we can help you find your next home (and office)!