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04/05/2012 01:59 pm ET Updated Jun 05, 2012

5 Must-Know Real Estate Trends (PHOTOS)

With the fall of the Roman Tub, a new era of "must haves" are emerging in the world of real estate and home design. Today, value is not found on a checklist including square footage or finishes. Instead, today's value comes from a holistic view of the home, based on livability and connection to the greater community.

Here the top five "must haves" in home design today:

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