A luxury house is more than a big property with a fully-stocked kitchen. It embodies a way of living. If you're looking to buy a new home, you probably want more than just a nice-sized closet and a decent guest room.
Here are a few of the features that you should look for when making a purchase:
Pools and outdoor amenities
The outdoor living space is just as important as the indoor space. This is something you shouldn't compromise on. Outdoor amenities play an essential role in offering a quality standard of living. You want to be able to enjoy your home to its fullest and that means taking advantage of the property's outdoor space.
A luxury house should have a place for you to sit and relax, a place where you can cook outside, play with your kids or entertain your guests. Of course, all buyers have their own interests that lead to different sets of priorities. Some would much rather have a big basketball court instead of a pool.
Think about how you would want to use your outdoor space, set your priorities and look for amenities that will allow you to do the things you love.
A home should be more than just a place where you sleep after work. It should be where you feel the most comfortable. Your home should be your oasis, your little piece of paradise. That is why landscaping needs to be a priority when shopping for a new house.
A nice, green lawn is great, but having your own private garden is even better. Green space is definitely something you should look for when searching for a luxury house.
Here on the Winnipeg market, there are plenty of beautiful homes with great architecture. Those are the kind of houses that people stop to look at. However, elaborate design elements don't just serve to please the eye. Good architecture adds and preserves value.
Security is a must when looking for a luxury house
A luxury house is more about fulfilling wishes than meeting needs. Still, one of the key features all home buyers should look for is security.
Surveillance and overall security systems have significantly improved in recent years. The more modern the security features, the better. Still, they also have to be discreet so that you don't feel like you are living in a bunker.
With neighbourhoods getting more and more crowded, privacy has become an issue. But it's a problem you shouldn't have to deal with, especially when there is a considerable financial obligation on your part.
You need to be able to relax in your home and wind down without having to worry about your neighbors peeking in. That's why I recommend looking for a property that keeps prying eyes out, be it with a tall fence or through smart landscaping.
Do you want all that and more?
You deserve it.
The good news is that with the right amount of research and some help from skilled realtors who know what they're doing, it is possible to find a dream house that has all the features you've always wanted.
If you're looking for a luxury house here in beautiful Winnipeg, I can help you get the best value in town and make your dream come true. All you have to do is let me know you're interested in finding a new home.
We can start with a FREE consultation and you can tell me more about your ideal home.
About the PublisherBo Kauffmann is a residential real estate agent with over 18 yrs experience in helping buyers and sellers achieve their goals. Inducted into the REMAX Hall of Fame in 2010 and receiving the REMAX Lifetime Achievement Award in 2019, Bo has sold over 500 houses and condos in the Greater Winnipeg market. He is an accredited buyer representative (A.B.R.) and a Luxury Home Marketing Specialist. Bo provides exceptional service to First-Time Home-Buyers, Seniors looking to downsize and Home Sellers of all ages. He can be reached easily By E-Mail or call/text him Call/Text Here
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