Austin, TX – The outdoor space is a critical place where prospective home buyers will make their decisions on where to call home. By providing premium outdoor amenities, on your property, it allows you to enhance their home value. With just the right amenities and care, residents can feel like they are in their own outdoor oasis. Check out these 4 amenities that will have any buyer putting in an offer!
1. A pool of your own
It’s no secret that summers in Texas are HOT! Pools are the top trending outdoor amenity with high demand. Buyers are looking to properties with more land simply to have more outdoor space to include their dream pool and spa. Multiple Styles of pools can be added to a variety of homes with different yard sizes. Above ground styles such as container and stock tank pools are great for small spaces while the classic inground or infinity pools work well for standard yards and even better when accompanied by a stunning view.
2. A place by the fire
Firepits, fireplaces, fire bowls, and fire tables all provide a warm and welcoming gathering spot all year round. Surround the space with cozy seating to create a community feeling on your property. Keep in casual with lawn chairs or make it chic with outdoor luxury couches.
3. Rooftop Terrace or Deck
For those who love entertaining at home, decks, and terraces are at the top of the list. They provide the perfect place to gather, eat, drink, and connect with the outdoors. This popular amenity can be used at any time of the day! Relax on the deck with your morning coffee and a good book or set the table for a dinner party with family and friends.
4. Manicured Landscaping & Garden
Traditionally, landscaping would not be considered an amenity but when it comes to outdoor living, buyers are looking for a picturesque atmosphere to enjoy their time outdoors. Including a small garden in the backyard is an added bonus for those with a green thumb wanting to enjoy homegrown fruits, veggies, and herbs in their everyday meals.