What type of house should you buy?

Your Current and Future Needs

Before you start searching for a home, you need to think about your needs both now and in the future. Here are some things to consider:

There's a lot to think about!

Location, Location, Location

Even if the home you choose has everything you need, the location might not be appropriate.

You should consider whether you want to live in a city, a town, or the countryside. Also take into consideration how far away from work you are and how easy it will be to get to work, plus how much commuting will cost.

New Home, Previously Owned or Build Your Own?

When thinking about the kind of home you want the first thing you should consider is whether you want a previously owned home (often called a resale), or a new home.

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