1. A Home Where Character Counts – Open Floor Plans Triumph
A home is not luxurious unless it has a grand entryway with a large two-story staircase and an expansive, airy open floor plan. In fact, an open floor plan is the number one criteria.
We cannot shy away from the ever-increasing swarm of technological innovations. Today’s homeowners want it all when it comes to technology, and the builders that cater to this tech-trend are the ones who stay at the top of the real estate market.Literally, with a touch of a button on your iPhone you can now lock your doors, control your homes climate, control lights and control your alarm system ? all from the other side of the country! These are the built-in features that today’s luxury homebuyers are looking for.Builders who install these wireless home automation devices are spot-on with the trends that luxury homebuyers want. On the opposite end of the technology spectrum is a growing trend for reclaimed materials. Homeowners are increasingly becoming aware of their environmental imprint and are looking for homes that use old reclaimed materials such as wood beams, wood flooring and doors.