There are many kinds of apartments and they don’t have anything to do with the grandeur and luxury that is exuded by the building. A single bedroom apartment could appear to be royal for that matter. A convertible apartment, for example, is kind of an apartment that has large floor area. It can later be divided into further rooms. It could be that a person moves into an apartment and then decides to have a room or a home mate. The place can easily be divided if it is a convertible apartment.
The Americans were quite late in adapting apartments as a form of residence because it was associated with the immigrants and the lower class for a long time. At the same time, the wealthier in France were already living in apartments...Read More