A little effort at the beginning of your home search can pay off in the end. You may save time, money and you’ll likely be happier with your home with you approach the process with as much information as you can.
Needs vs. Wants
You want a home that meets the needs of your current lifestyle, but there are very few homebuyers who don’t have to make some sort of compromise. Factors such as house cost, neighbourhood, lot size and special features play a big role in your decision. Determining which features your new house absolutely must have, and which features you could live without, is your first step in the home buying process.