Hill said that buyers were increasingly looking for homes with a variety of different rooms for different activities rather than large, open multipurpose spaces.
Readers seem relieved. One said "Yes! The end of modernism is nigh!".
Other stories in this week's newsletter include a design installation for the Spice & Barley gastro lounge in Bangkok, a solar and electric vehicle with a range of up to 1,000 miles on a full battery and a monolithic house in the town of Tegna, Switzerland.
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