Older Home | Jessica Harless Next Home Realty Center

Pros & Cons of Buying an Older Home

Here are the pros of buying an older home (one built 15+ years ago):
• Higher quality or more detailed construction
• Bigger yards with mature landscaping
• Often have character and charm
• Located in established neighborhoods
• Attractive price

The downsides:
• Smaller rooms, garages, and closets
• Lack of storage
• Likely to require more maintenance

HVAC systems are less efficient
Older appliances, water heater, and roof

• Cost of upgrades

If you are thinking about making a move – let’s talk about your options…