09.07 2017 15:56h

7 Things About Facebook’s Own ‘Village’ That Will Have You Sending in Job Applications ASAP

Not your usual 'new feature' update
Facebook

Well it looks like Facebook is extendingits reach far beyond the digital spectrum.

In what was certainly a very different update from the usual Facebook Messenger feature, the most used social media platform ever revealed plans for their very own community 'Willow Campus this past weekend, a mixed use village for Facebook employees...and the rest of us mortals.

And it sounds pretty darn amazing, here’s what you need to know.

1. The campus will be right behind Facebook’s headquarters’ in Menlo Park, the site acquired was acquired by the company in 2015

2. The village will have 1,500 housing units, 15% of which will be leased under market rates

3. While a lot of them are likely to be rented by Facebook employees, they’re all open to any and everyone

4. 125,000 square feet of retail space and 1.75 million square feet of office space

5. Retail, Grocery, Housing and Office portions will be completed by 2021

6. The village is in addition to their existing office space, not a replacement for it

7. The campus will also feature its own transit centre, offering ‘’east-west connections’’

The social media giant will be submitting its plans to the city of Menlo Park, California by the end of the month.

Here's a look at Facebook’s virtual tour of the community to be.

#sorelevant

Instagram Has Removed the “Following” Activity Tab
And many users are not happy about it
Teens Are Sick of Their Parents Posting About Them Online
Gen-Z clearly doesn't those embarrassing baby photos to be seen by anyone
The Most Awkward Interview The ITP Live Show Has Ever Done
We ambushed our guests at our latest event. This is what happened...
EMKWAN Shares A Special OnePlus 7T Unboxing
Introducing one of the sleekest new phones on the market