Top 10 Things Buyers Are Looking For: 1 & 2

Top 10 Things Buyers Are Looking For: 1 & 2

Hidden Gems

We’ve reached the end of our countdown! It’ll come as little surprise that many homebuyers are searching for peaceful homes, with quiet settings and relaxing garden retreats coming in on top of the list.


2nd – Quiet Setting


A home should be a sanctuary, free from busy traffic noise and loud neighbours. Homebuyers share this view with a quiet setting being the second most searched for feature on Perfect Property.


If you’re dreaming of a peaceful pad, here are just a few great options:


5 St Maignenn’s Terrace, Kilmainham, Dublin 8 (€375,000)

Just 2km from the city centre, this refurbished 3-bedroom and 1-bathroom Victorian home is a restful period property. Step through the blue door to high ceilings, original coving, natural light, and tasteful upgrades throughout.


The kitchen offers families have everything they need to cook and entertain. While the backyard is the perfect place for a keen gardener to create their very own peaceful paradise.


This property is full of surprises with plenty of places to relax. Step out from the inner courtyard and enjoy the sun on the roof terrace.


Balure Houses, Church Road, Killiney, County Dublin (€1,650,000):

Enjoy a slice of paradise in this brand new development. Situated near the coast in a quiet cul de sac, this stunning 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom, and 4-car space home has everything a modern family needs.


Never worry about chilly Dublin winters again, as Balure is equipped with cosy floor heating, triple glazed windows and an A2 energy rating!


The spacious open-concept floor plan includes a chef’s kitchen with integrated appliances, fireplaces, ample storage, and high-end details throughout. This is a luxurious lifestyle choice.


You’ll love the quiet leafy environment, with golf, tennis and water sports all within a few minutes drive!


15 Lambay View, Rush, County Dublin (€375,000):

If you’re looking for a safe, leafy area where the kids can play freely, look no further. With no busy main roads nearby, this 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom, and 2-car space home is perfect for young families.


This recently renovated and extended property is bright, airy, and equipped with modern amenities. You’ll love the chef’s kitchen, custom wardrobes, and spacious attic conversion.


The patio is paved and ready for BBQ’s. Don’t let this peaceful property slip away!


1st – Back Garden

Does your dream home have an extensive back garden? You’re not alone. With many homeowners embracing gardening and entertaining, it’s no surprise that back gardens are the #1 searched for feature on Perfect Property.


And here are some great properties with gardens currently available:


49 Brackinrainey Manor, Longwood, County Meath (€209,950):

If the perfect family home exists, then this might just be the place! This spacious 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom, and 2-car space home has many great qualities.


Brand new flooring, tasteful décor, spacious rooms, and beautiful upgrades are just the beginning.


The back garden is a large blank canvas awaiting your personal touch. Picture summer evenings spent by the barbecue with friends and family or watching the kids play with your dog.


With just a little TLC, you could transform the garden into an oasis. Who’s ready to start planting?


28 Esker Park, Lucan, County Dublin (€339,950):

Welcome home to this spacious and well-maintained 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom, and 2-car space property.  We’ll skip straight to the best part – your new outdoor retreat.


The back garden features a wooden deck, paving, a shed and beautiful greenery. Families will enjoy spending summer days lounging on the deck and relaxing.


The home itself is in turnkey condition, complete with sun-drenched windows, modern chef’s kitchen and roomy bedrooms.


18 Shanowen Park, Dublin 9 (€379,000):

The back garden of this property is a magical place filled with mature trees, lovely shrubbery, and rows of flowers. The home features 3-bedrooms, 1-bathroom, and a 2- car space garage.


While you can escape real life in the spacious and shaded garden, this property is also in a fantastic location. We love the natural light, vintage fixtures, beautiful wooden flooring, and feature fireplace.


What’s on your wishlist for your next property? With our Hidden Gems searching tool you can select from 30 top criteria. It’s never been easier to find a property that matches your exact needs!


You can view all properties with the 2 most popular features:

  1. Houses with Back Gardens
  2. Houses in Quiet Settings