Living in a ground-floor apartment with a garden
Living in a ground-floor apartment with a garden. The purchase and choice of what will be our final home is not a simple decision, as it is often a big headache. And, at the time of having to decide on a property or another, there are many issues that we have to analyse and evaluate. Factors such as the type of property, the area, or the urbanization are key to knowing if a property is really one of our dreams.
After the pandemic, many of us have begun to value having outdoor spaces in our homes where we can spend time with family and friends. Did you know that the ground floor with a garden is second only to penthouses in buyers’ preferences?
You may find this fact curious, but, nowadays, having your own garden is a very desirable element for families with children, families with pets, and even for the elderly, since they do not have to climb stairs to access their homes.
Advantages of living in a ground-floor apartment
If you are thinking of buying a house and you still have doubts, keep reading this article to discover the ten points that living in this model of housing has in its favour. The main advantages are:
Autonomy and better accessibility
Have you ever thought about what it would be like to access your home without having to take the elevator? Well, simply wonderful. You don’t have to worry about whether the elevator is working or if it’s broken, for example, when it’s time to bring up the groceries. With a low cost, you value the autonomy that your home has by not having to use the elevator.
In addition, this feature is vital to take into account all people with reduced mobility. And, is that in the low find incomparable access facilities or the elderly, which have more difficulty climbing stairs.
Additional space such as a garden or patio that other homes do not have.
By having a patio or garden, a first floor allows you to enjoy more of nature, making life more focused on the outside. It will be your space of disconnection where you can eat outdoors when the weather is good, keep in mind that Gibraltar enjoys more than 300 days of sunshine a year; you can also grow plants if you wish. An ideal space if you have children, as it will be their favourite place to play and enjoy great family moments.
Offer extra space for pets
Did you know that pet owners are another buyer profile looking for a ground-floor apartment with a garden? The reason: the outdoor space of the garden allows pets to move and run freely, without having to be locked inside the house all the time.
They are not more insecure than the rest of the houses.
Another of the benefits of living in a first-floor apartment has to do with security. Some people think that this type of housing is more insecure, however, it is not true, they are as protected as any other housing, especially in Gibraltar, one of the safest places in the world and with a lower crime rate.
It has more square meters than other homes
This is another of the great advantages of living in a ground-floor apartment, the availability of additional square meters. You don’t have to leave space for the balcony, the elevator, or the hallway. Normally on a lower floor, you will have more living space or, perhaps, an additional room.
Its location and orientation will allow you to reduce distances. That is, the distance you travel is reduced since everything is at the same height and on the same floor.
Apartment for sale in The Anchorage, Gibraltar
Now that you know these advantages that every ground-floor apartment has, would you like to live in this type of housing? If so, in CENTURY 21 GIBRALTAR we have at your disposal this garden apartment in the south district.
Century 21 is pleased to offer for sale this lovely 4 bedroom 2 bathroom garden apartment, located in the popular development of The Anchorage in the South District. Comprising of 4 nice sized double bedrooms. Master bedroom with En-suite and a guest bathroom.
A large living room with an open plan kitchen leading to a dining/lounge which also leads to a very large terrace and the high quality of finishing will also be reflected in this fabulous family home, with its fully fitted luxury kitchen, designer bathrooms, and extremely generous living/dining room.
This private, gated luxury development benefits from communal gardens, an indoor swimming pool, and a gym.
The property also includes a private underground car parking space.
Contact our sales team and start enjoying the privileges of living in one of the most desirable areas of Gibraltar. Tel: (+350) 56285000 – Email: Vishal@century21gibraltar.com – Click HERE for more information.