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Small Space Ideas for a 23sqm Condo

A well-planned one-bedroom unit filled with customized furniture is the ideal home for two students

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Original Article: Tala Singson Photography: Paolo Feliciano and Pat Martires Styling: Dagny Madamba Interior Designer: Kristine Neri-Magturo

People invest in real-estate properties for different reasons. A high-rise space is a good choice for young professionals that need to be close to work. It can even be a perfect starter home for a newly-married couple. For parents like homeowner Doris Amora with children that go to school in the city, a condo unit can also help provide convenience, safety, and peace of mind.

Doris and her husband already own a spacious home in Cavite but they purchased a one-bedroom unit in Malate for their children Ken and Karen who go to the University of the Philippines Manila and Philippine Science High School in Quezon City, respectively. With the help of interior designer Kristine Neri-Magturo, they now have a comfortable, hip-looking home furnished with clever solutions for compact living. 

Original article by Tala Singson. Styling by Dagny Madamba. Photographed by Paolo Feliciano and Pat Martires.

Read the original article (“Home School”) in the May 2013 issue of Real Living Magazine. To download a digital copy of Real Living Magazine, visit Summit Newsstand at  https://summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living.

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