The open floor plan went mainstream more than a decade ago, and many real estate pros insist it’s not going anywhere. But they do acknowledge a growing subgroup of buyers is showing a desire for more walls to help define living spaces.
The open floor plan
Most consumers are willing to extend their commutes in order to find a single-family home with a yard, according to a new Redfin survey of 1,400 consumers. Eighty-nine percent of survey respondents say they would choose a single-family home with a backyard over a unit