"The useful amenities stand the test of time," says one. "I would be suspicious of a unique amenity offered by one or two buildings (dog spas, wine storage, spinning room)."
Test #2? Whether you personally will use the amenities.
"I have a pool, gym, back yard and kids rooms. as an active parent, I use and value them all," says one. Another offers: "A gym is something I would use, if it was in my building. The common roof terrace that I have (which is of a considerable size with great views) is something I mean to use, but probably only utilize properly 5 times a year. The other few times it's just to show friends that I have a roof terrace. The bike room on the other hand is invaluable." What do you use the most? (StreetEasy.com)
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