High on the wish lists of luxury home buyers in Westfield NJ …
Large, bright rooms are always popular and floor plans need to flow and make sense for both every day living and for grand entertaining.
While property sizes are not always large, beautiful landscaping and well tended gardens with mature trees are much sought after.
We have selected several current Westfield NJ home listings that reflect good value in the marketplace.
And then, there are the elements that change just as fashion changes seasons. Current Westfield luxury home buyers are also looking for:
Lots of molding and built-in cabinets are high on luxury buyers’ wish lists.
As far as hardwood floors go, dark colors are the current trend, giving the home a deep, rich look and creating great contrast for furniture.
Most people are looking for space for a home office where computers can be used and a quiet oasis can be enjoyed, away from everyday family life and noise.
The other element that is being shown in magazines, but is yet to arrive, are stark white kitchens with white trim. Say goodbye to stainless steel, in a couple of years it may be passe.
To round things off, every woman – and some men – are looking for enormous, highly organized closets that would make Carey Bradshaw proud!
Luxury homes in Westfield NJ are to be found on both the North and South sides of town, but there are several “preferred” neighborhoods, including Wychwood, The Gardens, Indian Forest and Lawrence Avenue on the north side of town, and Stoneleigh Park on the South side of town.
Downtown Westfield New Jersey homes near the center of town and close to transportation are always a popular choice and often result in higher sales as buyers envision easier commutes and general convenience.
If you’re considering buying or selling in Westfield NJ soon, or know someone who is, it’s important to have a knowledgeable, local agent who can guide you through the process. I am always available to help.
This blog is the courtesy of Jackie Safran who is an award winning Real Estate Agent at RE/MAX Properties Unlimited in Westfield, NJ (732) 261-6151. I help nice people sell and buy beautiful homes in Union and Middlesex Counties.