Get to know some types of apartments before buying an apartment

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Buying an apartment certainly can not be origin like snacks know round that can be purchased impromptu. Yes, you need to loose enough time to do market research, so the purchase of coveted property is not only good as a dwelling but also an investment.

Yes, you might be able to sit sweet if you use the services of a property agent with an apartment specialization because they will take care of everything for you. But at least you should also know the types of apartments to be not mistaken when buying it.

If the type of studio you may already be familiar, but have you ever heard of other types of apartments that feel strange to your ears? For example the type of loft, not everyone understands the meaning, right ?! There is also Junior 4, which is increasingly unintelligible.

Well, in order not to be mistaken when buying an apartment, here are some types of apartments that are often offered.


At a glance it looks like an attic. This apartment has a high ceiling because there is additional space such as mezanine area. This half-floor area is called loft and tends to be used as a bedroom.

This type of apartment is hits in several major cities of the world because it is considered to have good air circulation-because of its large windows.


This type must be most often you hear. Usually this apartment area is not more than 18-20 square meters and the inside includes the room and bathroom. At a glance like a simple hotel room.


The extent is almost the same as the studio which is about 19 square meters. However, L-shaped alcove, where the small part is used as a bedroom. Usually called half room.


This type of apartment is the owner’s way to combine the rooms and the living room and limited wall that is also used as a store of goods.

Usually the center of this wall is placed TV that jutted into the wall and the TV can be turned back and forth to face the living room or to the bedroom. The living room can be converted into a kitchen at any time by turning the coffee table into a dining table.

Junior 1 Bedroom

Size is slightly larger than the studio. If the studio is all merged into one, junior 1 still has a partition between the bedroom and the kitchen.

Junior 4

Not that there are four bedrooms, but the interior of this apartment includes one living room, one kitchen, one bedroom, and one bedroom is more narrow and usually converted into other rooms such as work space.

Two bedroom

Apartment area is slightly larger than junior 4, because there are two bedrooms of the same size, or only slightly different. Then there is the kitchen and living room.

Duplex and Triplex

That is, the apartment is terraced, so a glimpse resembles a residence. The second and third floors are only used as rooms.

Classic six

In Europe and the US, this type of apartment was built in an old building but still very sturdy. It has three bedrooms, the room is spacious, and the kitchen is big enough.

The location of these apartments tends to be in a popular area, for example if in New York, this apartment is on the Upper East Side. Check here for a selection of apartments located in downtown Jakarta.

Garden apartment

This term applies to two types of apartments. First, this apartment overlooks the garden. Second, is the type of apartment located in the basement so the window is lower than the yard.