Tag: townhomes

9 Cost Advantages of Living in a Small Town

In 2008 I moved from the inner city to a small town of just over a couple thousand people. It was quite the change, but after living in a┬ábustling┬ámetropolis for 5 years, the peaceful life offered by a small town was attractive to me. Plus, there were many other advantages to moving there. Here’s a …

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How to Buy a Condo – Consider the Building

Right about this time two years ago, I was beginning the exciting search for a condominium. After 20 years in a single family home, my love/hate relationship with house projects was tilting toward the latter. In the midst of sealing the wood fence one hot summer day, it occurred to me that I had options. …

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Which is Cheaper: Townhomes or Single-family Homes?

This is a question that has bothered me ever since I bought my first home. I must have looked at single-family homes and townhomes (plus condos) for a good year or so before settling on a townhome. And, this is not an easy question to answer. I wrote down and thought about the pros and …

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