If you’re buying an older home, it can be surprising to discover what the previous owner has left behind, so make sure you check first. Will the garden shed be staying? What about the white goods?
While this can sometimes work in your favour, all too often it’s an inconvenience having to get rid of unwanted items left in the house. If you opt for a brand new home, you’ll eliminate the problem by moving into a house that’s a blank canvas.
As part of the purchase process, you will discuss what is and what isn’t included in the purchase price. If you are buying a new build property, you can also find out what can be added as an extra and ready for you on the day you move in.