For an average worker or a commoner, living a luxurious lifestyle even just for a day is a dream come true. But what it means by a luxurious lifestyle? When do we say, an item is considered a luxury? There are common qualities that define a luxurious lifestyle, whether you are a young professional who wants to land a good position for higher salary to buy the best things in life or a real estate investor buying and renting out high-end apartments. Unlike in the past when luxurious lifestyle depict gold and diamonds, millennials consider luxurious lifestyle as associated with convenience, healthy living, good experiences, social conscience, a positive state of mind, or optimistic attitude, and it is no longer dictated by location.
While it is true that luxurious living in the past consider the location, many young professionals prefer to live in discreet and very private emerging luxury real estate markets because display of wealth and power is no longer exercised today. At present, many people nowadays live in great pretention and everything they have is superficial, and the richest people truly know that not all that glitters are gold. In the past, luxurious living means having a castle-like house with exquisite landscape gardens and all sorts of helpers around, very expensive furniture, and different models of cars, but all of these toned down came the modern age. Luxurious living is equated to living in convenience, so a luxurious single family dwelling or luxurious apartment always take the highest bidder if it is located centrally. Living in today’s world is really a challenge and living in comfort and convenience mean luxurious living, not having to deal with pollution, heavy traffic, long distance travel, freezing temperatures and blistering heat. Only few people who can afford to have solar power installed and heat and cooling alternatives so luxurious living also means having a concern for the environment or having a social conscience. It means being able to sustain the kind of lifestyle you have beyond using LED lights and recycling.
If you read the bibliography of the wealthiest people in the world, you’ll notice a common quality which is simply because they don’t want to be enslaved sustaining a vice, a hobby or an addiction because they know the value of having good quality than more quantity. It is best to gain more experience in life than actually gaining wealth, and staying healthy than being wealthy. Finally, it all boils down to your state of mind because luxurious living can be experienced by anyone, being contented and comfortable with what you have and working harder for the things you want to achieve.