The top ten most desired home features included: central air conditioning, oversize garage, walk-in closet in master bedroom, backyard/play area, cable/satellite TV-ready, high-speed internet access, separate showers in main bath, patio and fencing.
Today's buyers are more tech-saavy as shown in the importance of high-speed internet access and cable/satellite readiness in homes. 46% of buyers desire cable/satellite TV.
They are also looking for more "luxury" items like walk-in closets and separate showers. 60% of buyers were willing to pay a premium for a walk-in closet in the master, 57% were willing to pay for hardwood floors and 56% were willing to pay for granite countertops.