What are many buyers looking for in a home? In this era we live in now is driven technology, the fact remains that we must change or adapt for example government, business owners, buyer's, seller's, investors, student's, teachers, doctor's and hospitals to name a few. As for types of buyers can range from energy efficient to green community. Let's face it, saving money is the key from energy efficient appliances, window's and doors to insulation in ceiling and walls. You will be amazed on the savings.
Depending on your county, many rebates are issued on your home. Hefty savings on home owner insurance provided if you do you homework. Featured needs that many families look for are home storage need's which includes cabinet space, closet, garage and attic.
Hardwood flooring or tile shows less maintenance, patio with exterior lighting are necessary for larger families that prefer to have family outings are desirable as well. Smaller homes are making more sense to accommodate families that do not wish to grow, affordability or just plain downsizing.
As a realtor, showing many new construction homes, the common square foot range is 1800-2500 square feet. Kitchen and floor plans that flow for each unique family must work and looking for full utilization of home to the utmost is generally required. Generally, cosmetics are secondary. Open airy homes have been a huge request, this is so that families are not feeling so closed or boxed in.
Next are schools and what community has to offer, many families do not want to pay a homeowners association for a golf course or tennis court if they don't play the sport. This results in an additional monthly payment. These funds can go somewhere else in the budget.
Any questions you may have feel free to contact me today at 850 496-6412.