Orange Chatham Durham Parade of Homes 2016 Trends:
How common are guest bedrooms in new construction homes in the Chapel Hill area? Guest bedrooms are a great solution for short-term friends and family stays as well as long-term multi-generational living plans.
We've analyzed 2016 Orange Durham Chatham Parade of Homes data, and here's what we found out about guest bedroom trends in new homes:
Guest Suite Trends in Hillsborough and Chapel Hill New Homes. Guest bedroom on the first floor, guest bedroom with private bath, guest bedroom with walk in closet
Guest bedroom homes were a popular floor plan layout selected by home builders for entries available for viewing during the Triangle Parade of Homes in Orange County.
1. Guest Bedroom Downstairs - 71% of Parade of Homes Entries near Chapel Hill NC
- 10 of 14 Chapel Hill area homes had a guest bedroom on the first floor, with access to a full bath.
2. Guest Bedroom on the First Floor with Private Bath - 36% of Parade of Homes Entries near Chapel Hill NC
- 5 of 14 homes had a guest bedroom on the first floor, with a private bath and an additional, separate powder room.
3. Walk in Closet in Downstairs Guest Bedroom - 36% of Parade of Homes Entries near Chapel Hill NC
- Of the 10 homes with a downstairs suite, 5 had a walk in closet inside the first floor guest bedroom.
Here is an example of a Stanton Home with full downstairs guest bedroom with private bath and closet, built near Chapel Hill, NC:
Zero Parade homes in Orange County had a full Multi-Gen, or Mother-in-Law, suite with a separate living area attached to the guest bedroom. A multi-gen floor plan can include a basement level designed with a kitchenette, living room, bedrooms, and baths. Here is an example of multi-gen living from a Stanton Home built in the Chapel Hill area:
What does this mean for homebuyers in Orange County?
Parade of Homes entries generally represent what builders believe homebuyers are looking for today, as well as representing beautiful samples of home builders' work. What type of floor plan are YOU looking for? Need plans that have a guest bedroom, mother in law basement, or multi-generational living?
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This is representative only of the homes featured in the Parade of Homes, and not intended to be a general indicator of the Orange County new home market, though Parade of Homes can be representative of overall trends. These statistics were derived by Penny Hull from public information about Parade of Homes entries, and are copyright Stanton Homes. The statistics calculated above represent Parade of Homes entries in Orange County in Ashbury Green, Claremont South, Dunhill, Enclave on Jones Ferry, Forest Ridge, Fox Hill Farm, The Orchard, Pleasant Green Farms, Waterstone, Waterstone Terraces new home communities.