You have had your home for years, and you could not imagine giving it up and moving into a new one. It was a unique investment of yours and something you were quite glad to accomplish. You and your home have spent a considerable amount of time together and as a result, you have forged memories while living there. Your eldest son’s first steps on the front porch, carrying your wife through the front door, making your first meal in your home’s kitchen—all these would reinforce your sentimental desire to stay in your home and your staunch refusal in finding a new one. Continue reading
Buying your first flat is probably one of the biggest and grandest milestones you will ever experience in your entire life. After years of saving and investing, you can finally purchase and acquire a place that you can call your very own.
However, this is not to say that all of the reasons out there for buying a home are practical as well as appropriate. In fact, there is an old adage as regards home buying that goes, “That house you looked at today and wanted to think about until tomorrow may be the same house someone looked at yesterday and will buy today”.
Though this maxim probably meant well, my guess is as good as yours is that it was adroitly devised by cunning real estate agents who are looking to make a quick sale. After all, a close inspection of the quote would apparently tell you it is meant to serve those who are selling better than those who are buying. Continue reading