The trends that shape the present and influence the future of luxury living. Coldwell Banker Global Luxury Debuts “Best of the Best” Guide of Must-Have Luxury Home Essentials.
Coldwell Banker Global Luxury Unveils the Epitome of Opulence: “Best of the Best” Guide for Luxury Home Essentials.
In an era where homes are not just places of residence but expressions of exquisite taste and lifestyle, Coldwell Banker Global Luxury has emerged as the torchbearer of elegance with its latest offering—the “Best of the Best” guide. As a pioneer in luxury real estate, Coldwell Banker Real Estate, an AnywhereSM brand, in collaboration with the Coldwell Banker Global Luxury program, presents a curated and shoppable online guide, providing a glimpse into the epitome of luxury home trends, amenities, and coveted products that are redefining the essence of UHNWI living.
Crafted from Discerning Insights
The “Best of the Best” guide is meticulously curated, drawing inspiration from the insights shared by over 200 Coldwell Banker Global Luxury Property Specialists. These elite professionals, transacting an average of $288 million in daily luxury home sales, have lent their expertise to identify the most sought-after features and amenities that discerning homeowners are embracing to create their own luxury sanctuaries.
Defining the Future of Luxury Living
As we approach 2024, the luxury home landscape is witnessing a transformative shift. Affluent trendsetters are steering away from conventional norms, forging luxury sanctuaries within the confines of their homes. The guide sheds light on the four key pillars shaping the future of luxury living:
1. Culinary Grandeur: Double Duty Kitchen Islands
- A luxury chef’s kitchen is not complete without a double kitchen island, providing ample space for cooking, gathering, and entertaining.
- Elegant oven ranges and designer appliances are the centerpiece, blending sophistication with superior functionality.
- Statement range hoods, adorned with pops of color and unique designs, add a touch of style and personality.
2. Outdoor Oasis: Merging Indoor and Outdoor Living
- Two-thirds of Coldwell Banker Global Luxury Property Specialists agree on the merging of indoor and outdoor living spaces as the biggest trend.
- State-of-the-art cabanas and pergolas transform backyards into resort-style havens.
- Water features, from heated swimming pools to waterfalls and plunge pools, create an oasis-like atmosphere.
- Extended outdoor entertainment spaces include sitting rooms, outdoor bars, chef’s kitchens with pizza ovens, and movie screening areas under the stars.
3. Serenity in Soak: Spa-Like Bathrooms
- Spa-like bathrooms with unique wellness features top the list of luxury homeowners’ priorities.
- The freestanding soaking tub emerges as the leading trend, epitomizing elegance and relaxation.
- Hydrotherapy showers with massage jets, customizable water pressure, and varied shower spray functions enhance the spa experience.
- Designated treatment rooms with spa elements such as heated floors and towel racks, along with infrared saunas, complete the luxury bathroom experience.
4. Tech-Infused Wellness: Smart Home Technology
- Smart home living integrates technology to enhance both the home and the well-being of its inhabitants.
- Human-sized sound therapy meditation pods offer stress relief through a blend of body vibrations and immersive music.
- Tech-infused fitness equipment, including immersive smart gyms with touchscreen mirror displays, brings fitness experts virtually into the home.
- Smart thermostats and advanced air purifiers, controllable through apps, ensure personalized comfort and a near 100% particle-capture efficiency rate.
- Industry Voices on “Best of the Best”
To own a smart home, one must have:
- Human-sized sound therapy meditation pods that gently mix body vibrations with immersive music, serving as a personal sanctuary to relieve stress.
- Tech-infused fitness equipment including immersive smart gyms with touchscreen mirror displays virtually bringing a variety of fitness experts into the home.
- Smart thermostats that allow complete control over the temperature of the home with voice command functions, real-time air quality monitoring and sensor technology that helps conserve energy.
- Advanced air purifiers that guarantee a near 100% particle-capture efficiency rate to eliminate pollutants in the home’s air, easily controlled from an app.