The future of the home might be shared if these Airbnb-styled homes have any say in the matter. The company is attempting to make more active moves when it comes to having spaces that can accommodate guests in as unobtrusive a way as possible. Not everyone has the luxury of renting out their entire home, so Joe Gebbia, Airbnb’s cofounder and chief product officer, has taken it upon himself to delve into hacks people have come up with make their houses more inviting.
By doing so, Gebbia has started making plans to help create Airbnb-styled homes for the future. Although the details of such shared homes are still fuzzy, Airbnb recently participated in "House Vision, an expo that pairs designers, architects, and companies like Muji, Toyota, and Toto to build concept homes and installations that explore future living scenarios," writes Fast Co Exist, which can yield some interesting insights.
Airbnb-Styled Homes Shows How the Company is Shaping the Future of Housing
1. Shared Home Designs - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop new design concepts that cater to a shared living experience in homes, inspired by Airbnb-styled accommodations.
2. Future of Housing - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Explore innovative housing solutions that prioritize flexibility, adaptability, and the integration of technology.
3. Concept Homes and Installations - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Collaborate with designers, architects, and companies to create concept homes and installations that showcase cutting-edge ideas for future living scenarios.
1. Real Estate - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Incorporate the shared home design concept into real estate developments, offering flexible and affordable housing options.
2. Interior Design - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Redefine interior design principles to cater to shared living spaces, emphasizing functionality, privacy, and personalization.
3. Home Technology - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop smart home technologies and systems that enhance the experience of shared living, focusing on seamless integration and privacy management.