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3 Ways That Buying a New Construction Home Beats Buying an Existing One, Every Time

Are you in the market for a new house? Whether you are a first-time home buyer or are upgrading to get more space, you will need to choose between buying an existing home or building a brand new one. As you might imagine, there are pros and cons to each kind of home. But if it is in your budget, you may want to lean towards a newer home over an older one. Let’s explore three reasons why new construction homes are better than existing homes.

Customize Every Aspect To Your Tastes

Ask anyone living in a custom-built home and they are likely to tell you that the ability to customize everything was a major decision factor. When you build a brand-new home, your input isn’t limited to the floor plan or room layout. Your family can choose everything from the paint colors to the door hinges. Imagine having your pick of appliances, cabinets, flooring and trim in every room – that’s what new construction is all about.

Modern, Efficient And Convenient

A brand-new home means a home that is energy-efficient and built for convenience. Your home can be designed with as much advanced technology as you have in mind. Seamless Wi-Fi and other wireless connectivity for all your devices. A cutting-edge video security system to keep your family safe. Efficient heating and cooling that offers superior indoor air quality. And, of course, lower energy costs and a smaller carbon footprint.

If you are a fan of technology and the conveniences it can provide, a new construction home is a perfect choice.

Many Years of Trouble-Free Living

Another benefit of living in a new home is that everything around you far less likely to fail over the next few years. Moving into an older home means worrying about the roof, the electrical wiring, the appliances and a whole host of other potential problems. In a new construction home, you will be surrounded by brand-new machinery that is built with the future in mind. Also, even if you do run into any issues with your home or appliances, it should all be under warranty.

As you can see, the scales are tipped when it comes to comparing brand-new construction with an older, dated home. If you’re ready to discuss making an upgrade to a new construction home, contact us today. Our professional real estate team is happy to help.

5 Tips When Looking for Wichita Homes for Sale

It’s a great time to buy because there are still quite a few Wichita homes for sale now and interest rates have continued to stay low. Whether it’s your first time purchasing real estate or you’re a seasoned professional, here are a few tips to make shopping for a new house more pleasurable. 1. Get […]

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Mistakes that Can Prevent the Sale of Your (city) Home

Selling a house in the current market can be tricky, but there are certain mistakes an owner can make that will cause a [city] home to sit still without a decent offer and cause the listing to go stale. To prevent that from happening, make sure you are not making one of the following mistakes […]

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Although, not mandatory, I do highly advice on having the inspection completed! A home inspection is something that protects your financial interest in what will likely be the largest purchase you make in your life – one in which you need as much information as possible. It is better to pay $400 – $500 for […]

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You might have recently heard Realtors, buyers and sellers  say “It is definitely a sellers’ market! “So what is a sellers’ market? Sounds pretty self-explanatory, but to answer that question a bit more in depth, the real estate market can fluctuate between favoring sellers or favoring buyers. Currently and over the past year or so, […]

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10 BENEFITS OF WORKING WITH A REAL ESTATE AGENT WHEN BUYING A HOME

This week we pulled an article from Key Inspection Services! Click the link to learn more about the benefits of working with a real estate agent 🤩 https://www.keyinspectionservices.com/resources/10-benefits-of-working-with-a-realtor-when-buying-a-home/ They’ll get you a better price: When you use a real estate agent in the purchase process, they will help you get the most for your budget. […]

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Do I need to sell my current home before buying a new one?

One of the most common questions we get when searching for homes is “do I need to sell my current home before buying a new one?” Theirs is no rule against purchasing a new home before selling your current one, but if you’ll be taking out a new mortgage, your first step should be making sure you qualify. If you have enough cash on […]

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Why Lange?

Lange Real Estate is not your standard brokerage and our agents are not in business solely for their next commission. Lange Real Estate is truly a full service brokerage that provides the opportunity to assist our clients in all facets of real estate and our agents the benefit of having the ability to be a […]

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Our Interns

Emily Smith is a Marketing Intern at Lange Real Estate.  She graduated from Friends University in May with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing. Along with her internship at Lange, she also owns a small event coordination business called Events by Emily Elizabeth.  She has a strong passion for entrepreneurship, one of the many reasons she […]

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