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December 2018

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Living Large in Less

When Martha Turner, Martha Turner Properties, was asked about what people really want in a home today, she says 'All of a sudden, people are looking for compact square footage with rooms that can serve more than one purpose. It's environmentally friendly and less tax'. She continued by explaining that 'People have realized that all the space in the world isn't the answer to happiness, nor is it prudent'.

David Weekley of David Weekley Homes, agrees today's families are 'value-conscious'.

'At any price, people want a home that meets their personal needs. Those needs have changed in the last generation.'

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Source: Houston Chronicle Chron.com