The advantages of a Single-storey Laneway home would be the ability to maximize the house’s Floor Space Ratio with high ceilings, reduce shading over the garden, and provide parking for wider properties.
One and a Half-Storey Laneway
One and a Half Storey laneway homes are the most common in Vancouver. The main floor typically consists of the kitchen and living area, while the second floor has two bedrooms and a bathroom. The design is flexible for couples and small families.