September 25, 2018

The Home Amenity That Americans Cannot Live Without

Climate-control systems are a must-have, both renters and owners say.

  • About 80 percent of Americans who live in houses and apartments say that a central air-conditioning and heating system is a nonnegotiable feature.
  • Millennials are willing to spend the most extra money for a dwelling with a climate-control system.
  • A private outdoor space and an in-unit washer and dryer are also high on Americans’ list of top property amenities.

 

While most homebuyers are willing to sacrifice some amenities to gain access to top-performing schools, there are some features that are considered must-haves.

That’s according to a survey conducted by Porch.com, which found that 79 percent of apartment dwellers and 82 percent of those who live in a house believe that a central air-conditioning and heating system is essential. Those results dovetail with another recent Porch.com survey, in which nearly 80 percent of Americans said that air conditioning was their most preferred feature in a home.

 

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