Apartment Layouts

ALCOVE:

An area adjoining the living room space which can be used for dining area or be separated or closed off to make a bedroom

CONVERTIBLE:

An apartment with a large alcove off the living room which can be converted to another bedroom, or which can be used as a dining area

A “CONVERTIBLE TWO BEDROOM” or “FLEX TWO” is a one-bedroom apartment with a large alcove and oftentimes with one and a half bathrooms

JUNIOR:

An apartment with a small alcove off the living room that can be converted to a small bedroom or used as a dining area

A “JUNIOR 4” would be a potential 4-room apartment: Living room, bedroom, kitchen and alcove area (bathroom is not counted as a room). Usually accompanied by one and a half bath.

LOFT AREA:

Typically found in apartments with high ceilings

An upper area that has been built for storage or as an extra sleeping or living area

STUDIO:

A one or two room apartment

The bedroom and living room is combined into one space

The kitchen may or may not be separate