• Claudine Montano
  • 12/20/23

New Yorkers, like luxury real estate buyers in any other major metropolitan area, often have specific criteria and preferences when it comes to selecting a property. The Penthouse Queen has studied various market and is the perfect realtor to bring you your dream home! Here are some factors that she has noted down that are important to every New Yorker looking for a new luxury home. 

  1. Location: Proximity to key amenities, cultural attractions, restaurants, and business districts is crucial. Many New Yorkers value convenience and accessibility, so a central location with easy access to transportation is often a priority.

  2. Views: A breathtaking view of the city skyline, Central Park, or the Hudson River can significantly enhance the appeal of a luxury property.

  3. Architectural Design and Features: Discerning buyers often appreciate unique and well-designed architecture. High-end finishes, smart home technology, and attention to detail in construction are also essential considerations.

  4. Privacy and Security: Luxury buyers often seek properties that provide a sense of privacy and security. Gated communities, doormen, security systems, and controlled access to the building are attractive features.

  5. Amenities: High-end amenities such as a fitness center, spa, concierge services, private parking, and outdoor spaces can make a property more appealing to luxury buyers.

  6. Size and Layout: Spacious interiors, well-designed layouts, and ample storage space are often priorities for luxury real estate buyers in New York, where living space is at a premium.

  7. High-Quality Finishes: Top-notch materials and finishes, such as hardwood floors, marble countertops, and custom cabinetry, are expected in luxury properties.

  8. Historical Significance: Some buyers may be interested in properties with historical significance or unique architectural heritage.

  9. Customization Potential: The ability to customize or personalize the living space to meet the buyer's specific preferences can be an important factor.

  10. Energy Efficiency and Sustainability: Increasingly, buyers are considering eco-friendly and energy-efficient features in luxury real estate, such as LEED certification or energy-efficient appliances.

  11. Cultural and Lifestyle Offerings: Proximity to cultural institutions, fine dining, and other lifestyle offerings is often a key consideration for luxury buyers who want to experience the best of what the city has to offer.

  12. Resale Value: Even in the luxury market, buyers may consider the potential resale value of the property, taking into account the neighborhood's growth and overall market trends.

It's important to note that individual preferences can vary, and what one buyer values may differ from another. The Penthouse Queen advises you to search for an agent who is knowledgeable enough to navigate such a market - call her! 

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With more than a decade of experience, Claudine Montano possesses a strong business acumen of Toronto’s constantly evolving real estate market. Claudine Montano is a Broker of Record with RE/MAX Hallmark Montano Group Realty affiliated with RE/MAX Hallmark.

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