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Forget rooftop pools and private yoga rooms — the most important new luxury home amenity is a state-of-the-art air filtration system

Real estate agents in California have seen a surge of requests from clients for homes that come with high-quality air filtration, reports The Los Angeles Times’ Sean Dean. California has been battling historic wildfires that have severely worsened air quality. The country also continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic, and […]
Forget rooftop pools and private yoga rooms — the most important new luxury home amenity is a state-of-the-art air filtration system
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An NYC broker who has sold over $1 billion of luxury real-estate says her wealthy clients are used to first-class travel service — and it’s impacting which amenities they look for in their homes

Lisa K. Lippman has worked in the real estate industry for 22 years and has sold over $US1 billion worth of real estate in the past four years. She represents multimillion-dollar clients across Manhattan. Lippman recently gave Business Insider a look at the amenities wealthy clients are looking for in […]
An NYC broker who has sold over $1 billion of luxury real-estate says her wealthy clients are used to first-class travel service — and it’s impacting which amenities they look for in their homes
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Warehouses are struggling to attract workers, and they’re borrowing a tactic from luxury real estate to entice a new wave of employees

Warehouses are being built with luxury amenities to attract employees, according to The Wall Street Journal. Luxury amenities in the workplace have their roots in Silicon Valley tech campuses, but they have since expanded to other industries. The “amenities war” is also taking place in luxury real estate: Developers are […]
Warehouses are struggling to attract workers, and they’re borrowing a tactic from luxury real estate to entice a new wave of employees
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A developer in Canada is offering a year’s worth of free avocado toast to anyone who buys a $300,000 condo, and it shows just how outrageous the ‘amenities war’ is getting

New homeowners who purchase a condo with Canadian developer Woodbridge Homes will receive a year’s supply of avocado toast, Vice reports. The condos – known as the Kira project – begin at nearly $US400,000 ($300,000 USD) for a one-bedroom unit, but go as high as $US650,000 ($480,000 USD) for a […]
A developer in Canada is offering a year’s worth of free avocado toast to anyone who buys a $300,000 condo, and it shows just how outrageous the ‘amenities war’ is getting