The house-buying game is one that doesn’t resemble Monopoly. You don’t dash about trying to pick up as many properties as you can, but you do choose the best house you can get for the best price in the area you like. Sometimes this means buying a home that needs a little fixing up and a lot of love to make it beautiful.
Being interested in a house that’s falling apart means having the interest in seeing a project through from start to finish. The dream house you’ve always imagined just may need some primping before it becomes obvious that it’s the dream house is all. Here are some things to consider before you go ahead and sign the dotted line:
It may be a fun experience, building a home from the ground up or renovating a crumbling ruin into something spectacular, but realistic expectations are required. Be vigilant, be solvent and be excited!