If you are out looking for an apartment or condo right now, more than likely, you have heard the term “loft.” What happened to the simple days when apartments or condos were categorized by the number of bedrooms and bathrooms they had?  Well, to confuse you a little more developers and marketers have decided to call some traditional apartments, lofts.  And as the term has become more and more trendy, many have started to use the term very loosely to describe condos.  In order to avoid some confusion when loft, apartment, or condo shopping lets examine what a loft really is.