07 May Homes with Pools Selling at a Premium
HomeLight: A house with a pool now may sell for about $27K more than a house without one; before the pandemic, it would have netted about $16K more.
CHICAGO – A report by HomeLight titled “Top Agent Insights for Spring 2021” reveals that homes with swimming pools have become a buyer preference since the onset of the pandemic.
Pool additions are on the rise, and more house seekers say they want one in their backyard. Americans now regard pools as a source of entertainment while sheltering at home, and pool sales have tripled in the last year.