Dive into 2023's Housing Desires: Zillow's Top 10 Search Terms Uncovered

Dated: December 28 2023

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Get ready for some fun insights from Zillow's cool research in 2023. You won't believe what people have been typing into Zillow's search bar! 🏠✨

Zillow Top 10 Search Terms

Picture this: millions of Americans, just like you and me, are surfing Zillow, dreaming about homes with awesome pools and jaw-dropping views. Zillow, with its smarty-pants AI, crunched a whopping 250 billion search requests to find out what's tickling the fancy of home shoppers all over the U.S. 🌍💻

Here's the juicy part - the Top 10 Zillow search terms of 2023! These aren't just any terms; they're a peek into the hearts of American homebuyers:

  1. Garage: Not just for cars, but a haven for all your stuff.
  2. Backyard: Your own slice of outdoor paradise.
  3. Fireplace: Cozy up and get toasty!
  4. Walk-in Closet: Where your clothes can live the dream.
  5. Patio: Indoor comfort, outdoor style.
  6. Open Floor Plan: Where walls don't get in the way of life.
  7. Pool: Splash into luxury, especially in the sunny spots.
  8. Family Room: Memories happen here.
  9. Basement: The ultimate flex space.
  10. Granite Counters: Kitchen glam at its finest.

And guess what? Climate control is all the rage. Cities like Atlanta and Dallas are super into central heating. Maybe they're prepping for more chilly days? 🥶🌡️

Views are big winners too! Seattle folks are all about mountain, city, and water views (talk about being spoiled for choice!). Miami and San Francisco are chasing those water and city views, while Colorado Springs is head over heels for mountain views.

Unique tastes are popping up everywhere. Atlanta's going gaga for double vanities, while Naples is all about tennis courts and clubhouses. Miami and NYC? They're hitting the gym, literally, with searches for fitness areas.

In Philly, practicality wins with street parking and finished basements. San Antonio loves its eat-in kitchens, and Tucson stands out with a love for contemporary style homes.

Now, let's talk about pool life. In sunny cities like Las Vegas and Miami, pools are a must-have. They're making a big splash in the top five search terms.

Architectural styles? Contemporary and Ranch are in vogue. Urbanites in LA and San Francisco are leaning towards contemporary, while folks in Colorado Springs and Phoenix prefer the traditional Ranch style.

But wait, there's more! New York, Philly, and Chicago are swooning over historical homes. Naples, Miami, and San Diego? They're all about those villa vibes. Craftsman-style homes are winning hearts in Seattle and Portland, and lofts are the talk of the town in Miami, Chicago, and Dallas.

Isn't it fascinating how our dream homes reflect our unique personalities and lifestyles? Thanks to Zillow's research, we get a front-row seat to America's housing heartbeats! 🏡❤️🔍

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Frances Thorsen

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