You’ve decided to buy a new home. Congratulations! Get ready to embark on a fun and exciting journey. Before setting out to find your perfect new home plan, take the time to consider your lifestyle and the years ahead in your new home. Without considering these important factors can make the difference between loving your home and being stuck in a home that you don’t like.
Consider Your Lifestyle
Do you entertain? Do you work from home? Do you have lots of kids or just the four-legged kind? Are you retired or just starting your family? Answering these questions will help narrow down new home plans.
If you’re an entertaining maven, look for a floor plan that features an open concept kitchen, functional outdoor space, and a bonus or recreation room that can adapt to your needs. Connect common areas with the kitchen so the chef of the house can participate in conversations, keep an eye on the kids, or binge-watch TV while cooking meals.
If you are retired, single, or a double-income-no-kids home buyer, a smaller home with a first-floor owner’s bedroom with additional bedrooms or options to add on space could be ideal for your lifestyle. Don’t need that extra bedroom? Turn it into a hobby room or home office; the options are limitless.
Consider Your Future
How much space to you need? How much space will you need in the years ahead? If you’re a big family or a growing family, a home plan like this one might work great. This new home plan offers much needed space, storage and bedrooms. Planning for the future is a smart idea when looking for a new home.
Did you relocate and know you’re going to have overnight visitors from family and friends? You’ll need guest rooms. What about living space for elderly parents or visits from the grandchildren? You guessed it—you need extra rooms. Take a look at this plan, it would accommodate all of those needs.
If you are unsure, the best way to get a better idea is to visit model homes and tour floor plans online. JordanBuilt Homes has an excellent selection of home floor plans available.
JordanBuilt Homes builds exceptional new homes for sale in communities throughout the Triangle area including Raleigh, Rolesville, and Durham, North Carolina. Take a community tour online and then visit us onsite.