When home buyers are looking for their first home, many feel that they will make the wrong decision. They also wonder exactly how they will know whether they have found the right house for their needs. Here are some signs that you have finally found the house of your dreams:
Looking for a house can be quite an exciting time and part of that excitement comes from not ready knowing which house can be your new home when you drive up to the curb. Sometimes, when you approach a particular house you have a gut feeling that it’s the one for you, and that can be a sign. It means there’s something special about this house that attracts you to it and its curb appeal talks to you.
It isn’t difficult for you to sense whether the house is welcoming on not. All it takes is a few seconds to know whether a house that you have entered feels comforting and warm. Do the spaces speak to you and look inviting? Do you feel encouraged to explore the space and does it feel just right? If yes then it probably is the house that you will eventually end up buying.
There are times when prospective home buyers feel extremely uncomfortable when they approach the bathroom areas and they won’t walk into the bathroom at all. They simply stand outside and don’t feel inclined to walk in and look around or check the fittings and fixtures. However, if you walk into a bathroom and feel the urge to run your hands over the vanity granite or even open the shower stall, this may be the house for you.
Sometimes an agent will point out a particular flaw and says something like ‘The frame is askew’ and you take personal affront to it. You can’t stand the idea that someone has something negative to say about the house. Even when you are aware of and notice the flaws, these aren’t really important because the house has appealed to your senses.
If you walk into the living room space in a house and immediately begin to envision your comfortable couch in a particular spot, it might be the house for you. You may find feel that your outdoor chaise will fit beautifully next to the fire pit by the poolside or that the space under the stairway will be perfect to put up your Christmas tree. All of these are signs that you’re hooked!!
It isn’t possible that a particular house would have every single feature you expect it to have. But as long as it has all the basic requirements, it means you might have just zeroed-in on your future home.
If you are in the market for a new home in the Bonnyville area, get in touch with Gerry Storoschuk, Bonnyville REALTOR®