Buying a house or investing in real estate is not an easy task. It needs a lot of time, effort and patience. When you start looking for a house and like one, do not rush and invest in it because buying a house means huge investment and sometimes it can be your lifetime saving too. If you have liked a house do not rush, resist your temptation, ask questions to yourself and then take decision based on it.
When you start searching you will come across a variety of property in Singapore. You can invest in a private property of a new launched condo like the North Park Residence. First think what kind of house you want. If you have already selected one then see if has that personal touch which you want in your house so that it feels like home.
Next is the size of your house. You can invest in 5 bedroom apartment or a studio, depending on your need. If you are planning to live in the unit with your family then the size will depend on the number of family members you have. You would also like to have some space for your guests in the house. If you are just buying a unit for investment then the size will depend on your budget.
Do you expect that your family will grow in future? This question might sound silly but it is quite a big and important one that you must consider when investing in a house.
Check if the size of the rooms in the unit you have selected is sufficient to keep your belongings. When checking the size of rooms do not forget about the kitchen and bathroom.
If you would like to make changes in the interior of your flat and are planning to invest in a new launch property, then you can ask for certain alternation during the construction process which will help you save money.
Are you planning to sell the property in near future and make money? This is a very vital question and if you want to make money from your investment then ensure that the property is located in a central area, has all the amenities like The Antares Condo and provides seamless connectivity.
Buying a house means you will have to maintain it. If you are planning to invest in a private property then the maintenance cost has to be paid by you but in big projects usually there is a society taking care of everything and all you need to do is pay an amount on monthly basis.
Next is the location of the property. Before investing be sure that the location has everything that you would need. It should not be too far from your work place, schools. Health care centres shopping malls etc should also be within proximity.
Now that you have answer for all the questions above, start planning your budget. See if you can afford to buy the house you have liked. If you are planning to take loan then make a rough calculation and see if the monthly repayment amount is affordable.