New Home Trends 2015

Custom built homes are on the rise in 2015!  More house hunters are finding that they can build their forever home with all the features of their dreams.  Here are some of the top new home trends for 2015.

Smaller homes – New construction homes are getting smaller. It’s possible that that is due to rising heating costs and the aging population looking to downsize.

Green features – Homes are being built with more energy efficient products including low E windows, water efficient products and ENERGY STAR products.

energy efficient windows

Technology – Keyless entry, learning thermostats, smart security systems and technology are being incorporated into new homes. Being able to control the home from anywhere using a smart phone is growing in popularity.

Universal living – Home are being built with more universal features to make it easier to grow with your home. Incorporating universal design into your home can make your new home your forever home.

new home trends universal

Outdoor living features – Outdoor kitchens and living areas are becoming more popular in new homes to make more space for entertaining and relaxing. sunrooms and patio rooms will also be popular to be able to enjoy the outdoors during colder months.

Custom storage – Homes are being built with more planned out and hidden storage space.

custom storage