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mansionBetter Homes and Gardens conducted a survey of luxury home buyers, and the results are interesting.

What’s important to luxury home buyers?

  • 96% depend on their real estate agent for information
  • 53% said that they prefer to own multiple homes to support different lifestyles – beaches, cities, skiing.
  • 58% already own multiple homes that support different lifestyles.
  • 60% would prefer upgrades over square footage
  • 54% would give up square footage for a better neighborhood
  • 51% would give up square footage for “character”
  • 44% would give up square footage for more land
  • 39% would give up square footage for access to fine dining and entertaining
  • 38% would give up square footage for a shorter commute
  • 66% would prefer a “smart” home over a “green” home
  • 87% would not even consider a home that isn’t tech-friendly.
  • 53% insist on a garden
  • 50% insists on an outdoor fireplace
  • 47% insist on a separate guest house on the property

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