dreamstime_xxl_8717184People often think about the amount of space that you get in the main part of the home…the extra bedrooms, the dining room, the large kitchen. But another great aspect of a luxury home that people can forget about is the size of the garage. What’s going to end up there?

The family car – Whether you’ve got kids in the house or not, there’s still the family car. It might be a new Toyota Sienna, or maybe it’s a Honda Accord. But it’s the go-to car when you just need to get around town…the grocery getter, as it were. And though you use it and enjoy it, it’s certainly not…

The trophy car – Is it a Porsche? It’s probably a Porsche. Or, if you’re not into foreign cars, a new ‘Vette. But this is your showing-off car, and you’re proud of it. This is the car you take out on the back roads on a lazy weekend. It will probably sit right next to…

That car you just couldn’t help buying – It’s usually in need of repair, but you just couldn’t help buying it. Maybe it’s a replacement for that Camero you drove in high school. Maybe you got a good deal on a Delorean and weren’t about to let it get away. Some day you’re going to restore it, but for now just make sure it’s got a piece of cardboard under it to catch the dripping oil!

Bonus: Golf Cart Door – When you’ve got a golf cart door, you know you’ve made it!

Having a large garage is a pleasure that not everyone can experience. Make it a part of your next luxury home by giving your real estate agent a call today.