Have you ever wondered what type of neighbourhood best resonates with you? Buying a home is an exciting time for new, and there are so many choices when it comes to housing styles, are you a bungalow, a stacked condo, a single-family dwelling? Each of these styles of homes can be found in neighbourhoods with different characteristics, making it essential to determine which one is most representative of your wants, needs and abilities. Understanding the importance of lifestyle and personality traits and how they work best with different types of neighbourhoods can save you from the dreaded “Buyer’s Remorse.” So whether you are a working professional, retiree, or if you’ve got a large family, take a look at the list below and determine which style of house you are before handing over that downpayment.
While this list doesn’t protect you from noisy neighbours, or someone’s “outdoor cat” getting in your garden, it is certainly a start to finding the right place for you and your family. Using a Realtor that works in the neighbourhood of your choosing can additionally help to eliminate any surprises, as their knowledge might shed light on features that you like, or deal breakers you might want to avoid. Contact one of the Sales Representatives at Royal LePage Team Realty to begin your search. They are knowledgeable, professional, and always happy to provide you with the service and advice you need to make an informed choice.