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New Home Trends - 4000 Sq Ft Or Larger Homes

Posted by Penny Hull on Fri, Jan 06, 2012 @ 09:01 AM

Are The Number of Big Homes Growing?

New Home Trends - 4000 Sq Ft + Homes

We've all heard that the average new home size has been shrinking.   But it looks like some very interesting things are going on right now with the largest category of new homes - homes that are 4000 or more square feet.   

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  • In 1999 and 2000, homes over 4000 sq ft comprised only 5% of all new homes built.
  • In 2001 to 2004, this category of new homes increased to 6% of all new homes
  • The percentage of "luxury size" new homes peaked in 2008, after growing steadily for 4 years.
  • 4000 Sq Ft homes being built today are a larger percentage than was seen in 6 out of the last 12 years.

More New Home Size Trend Topics:

New Home Size Trends - What's Happened over 40 Years?

2012 New Home Trends - Homes 1799 Square Feet and Smaller 

2012 New Home Trends - Trends in Homes from 1800 to 2399 Square Feet  

2012 New Home Trends - Trends in Homes from 2400 to 2999 Square Feet

2012 New Home Trends - Trends in Homes from 3000 to 3999 Square Feet

2012 New Home Trends - Trends in Homes 4000+ Square Feet

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