Stunning views of Empire Pass are a much sought after amenity in Park City luxury homes.

Luxury buyers and homeowners, according to recent survey, are looking for a lifestyle filled with fabulous amenities, upgrades in comfort, state-of-the art technology, and even smaller homes than you might think. We here at Team Schlopy believe Park City’s luxury real estate will continue to thrive in this current trend.

Park City, Utah is an involved community that embraces a resort atmosphere, and with it, the amenities that luxury buyers crave in regards to location. There is no doubt Park City, Utah is considered a luxurious destination. The area’s four-season atmosphere with an emphasis on recreation hit the world-stage during the 2002 Winter Games and continues to get better. Three world-class ski resorts, miles of recreational trails, open space, fine dining and shopping opportunities, and great schools. All located minutes from the Salt Lake International Airport. Today Park City, Utah is not “just an easy to get to ski town”, but a location that provides the amenities luxury buyers look for when searching for a luxury home.

In a recent survey of affluent homeowners by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate it was determined that there is a trend for buyers owning multiple homes. Luxury home owners, according the study are seeking upgraded smart homes, with technology and as many of the creature comforts they can afford. Comforts including stepping out the door to ski, bike or hike.

While our community is committed to fostering a lifestyle both our visitors and our residents can enjoy, the Park City, Deer Valley, Canyons and even Heber Valley real estate markets continue to attract affluent homeowners seeking more than just house. Builders and developers are taking notice. Working with companies like Lava Corp, in the Heber Valley and Big Fish Automation, today’s home builder can provide everything from custom home theaters to golf simulators. Surveillance systems, HVAC controls, lighting as well as video and audio controls are being built in the the propery.

Park City luxury real estate goes beyond technology and opulent views. Seeking a design that is both approachable and inspirational. The luxury homeowner of the Deer Valley and Park City  are lavishly appointing their homes with fine furnishings from companies like Barkley Butera that compliments the beautiful setting that is Park City. 

With 142 sales year-to-date Park City Luxury Market looks to end on a positive note.

With 142 sales year-to-date Park City Luxury Market looks to end on a positive note.

The market for luxury homes in Park City is very active. Luxury sales are up in Park City.  The number of properties with a purchase price over $1,000,000 has increased every year since 2009.  Year-to-date (as of 9/12/13) there have been 142 properties with a sales price north of $1,000,000, compared to only 86 in all of 2009!

Deer Valley, Historic Old Town, Canyons area are known for the availability of luxurious properties. However, Midway, Heber and the Snyderville Basin a becoming popular with luxury buyers.

woods at parleys lane
Featured in the 2013 Park City Showcase of Homes

 Team Schlopy’s listing in the Wood’s of Parley’s is a value in the Park City real estate market. Local builders Doug and Roger Knight captured the spectacular panoramic views of the Wasatch Back in this beautiful gated community. The neighborhood complements the alpine setting. Dedicated open space with native aspen groves and fir trees support an active wildlife habitat.  In a word, The Wood’s of Parley’s Lane defines luxury living. For more information or to schedule a showing please call Team Schlopy at 435-640-5660 or click here.

If you are considering a primary or second home in the Park City area please call Team Schlopy for more information. You can reach us at 435-5660 or by email at info@teamschlopy.com. For 24/7 access to the Park City MLS visit www.parkcityhomesnow.com.