When it comes to buying a Santa Cruz house, should you be looking toward a brand new recently built property or considering an older historic home?
There are many advantages to either option and the best choice for you will depend on what you are looking for in a home. If you are wondering whether buying an older property is right for you, here are some questions to ask yourself:
Are You Willing to Invest in Renovations?
A historic home will be more likely to need upgrades when it comes to electrical wiring, plumbing and central heat or air. When you are making your choice whether to purchase in the home, don’t forget to factor in the costs of the upgrades that need to be made.
Do You Have the Time for Maintenance?
Buying an older home