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March 1, 2014
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Survey: What do relos want in a home?
March 18, 2014
NEW YORK – March 18, 2014 – What do employees relocating to a new housing market for a job look for in their next home? Cartus, a provider of domestic and global relocation services, recently surveyed 267 brokers who specialize in working with relocating employees to find out the most important home characteristics for those clients.
The top three items transferees identified as most important
• A larger home than their former residence: 70%
• New construction: 64%
• Single story: 37%
The amenities desired within the home
• Upgraded kitchen: 91%
• Master bedroom on first floor: 60%
• Finished basement: 44%• Pool/spa: 23%
• Outdoor kitchen: 11%
• Smart-home technology (such as control via phone/tablet for heat, electricity, electronics, media, security, etc.): 10%