The rising cost of living in big cities has forced architects to become more creative in their approach to housing the growing population. Liasing with a diverse group that includes architects, interior designers, landscapers, engineers and leasing agents, the mysuite team reimagined how to create apartments and spaces most valued by today’s renters. A new way of communal living has sprung up in Los Angeles’ most coveted neighborhoods and here we discuss the top five trends in co-living.

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Indoor-Outdoor Living

Unlike other parts of the United States where seasons cause drastic weather changes, Southern California residences enjoy typically nice weather through out the year. In part, residences can expect in the coming years at co-living apartments is a growing trend in private patios, balconies, gardens, and open-air common areas. Here in Los Angeles, apart from a few cold and hot days through the year, Angelenos expect a year-round supply of pleasant weather conditions. Why not take advantage of it? Clever design makes co-living dwellings livable. It’s all about natural light, space, and bringing the outside in.

Innovative Functionality

The hottest features are often those with multiple functions. Residents can expect an array of multifunctional amenities from electric charging stations in the parking lot, murphy beds folded to allow for additional entertainment space, and custom cabinetry with built-in fridges. Floor plans tends to center around a fully equipped kitchen shared between suite mates with common areas for entertainment. If cooking is your spiel, take advantage of our kitchen with upgraded appliances, dishwasher, and custom-built European style cabinetry.

Clever design makes co-living dwellings livable. It’s all about natural light, space, and bringing the outside in.

Optimally Designed Space

- Living space is a limited luxury and every inch of a home must be maximized for how people live today. No matter how technically perfect a building is, the true quality of the building is measured by how it facilitates resident comfort. Common areas provide additional facilities for users to enjoy, socialize and take advantage of community amenities. But in addition to these common spaces, at its core, what residents value most, is their own private space. The resulting conclusion makes this feature an essential part of each mysuite property.

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Exceptional Flexibility

For professionals in transition, on the move or in between careers, offering short term leases gives coliving residents the freedom to move with ease. For International and travel prone professionals who need to get settled in and down to work right away, mysuite offers move in ready suites for those looking for a quick transition. Equipped with all utilities included, fully furnished interiors, in-unit washer/dryers and WiFi ready units. Prospective suitemates can now move into a new home all in a matter of two weeks with nothing but a suitcase of clothes and a toothbrush.

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Location, location, location

Los Angeles is notorious for its driving culture. For anyone new to the city, you’ll quickly discover the growing pain of traffic. That’s why mysuite developers specifically chose neighborhoods that offer easy access to transportation systems, commuter friendly bike paths and a close vicinity to freeways. Discover our various properties to see which neighborhood best compliments your work commute.