There is nothing quite like the feeling of getting the keys to your own place. However, the joy of having somewhere to go at the end of each and every day - to shut the door on the world - never really gets old!
If you’re considering new homes in Cheshire, it could be either a much anticipated first rung on the property ladder or a move ‘onwards and upwards’. Or, you may be looking to downsize.
Whatever your motivation, it's well worth considering opting for an apartment, rather than a whole house.
Making home buying manageable
Among the benefits of living in an apartment are the potential cost savings of course!
There are some new build developments in Cheshire that offer superb options at reasonable prices. You can pick up an apartment that’s the perfect size for your needs – and lifestyle preferences – without paying for space in a home that you rarely use.
You could well find that household bills are much easier to manage too if you live in an apartment rather than a whole house.
Don’t imagine for one minute that apartments are a ‘poor relation’ to a whole house though! Modern design and construction mean that many Cheshire developments are absolutely beautiful, and offer spacious and stunning apartments.
Less stress and shared ownership
Apartments can also make property buying more practical – and less stressful – if you consider the value of shared ownership in Cheshire. You will get your own ‘nest’ to decorate and furnish exactly how you want it to be. However, the cost of communal areas, external maintenance and such things as gardens and parking areas could well be shared amongst residents in neighbouring apartments.
So, buying an apartment could well provide you with facilities and extras that would be unaffordable if you opted for a house instead.
Apartment buildings tend to be constructed near to local facilities, commuter routes and leisure options too!
You could also enjoy the sense of community and safety that comes from apartment living.
However, shutting the door at the end of the day, and having your own haven, will still be the best bit!
If you are thinking about buying an apartment check out Wistaston Brook where we have a range of 2 bedroom apartments in Crewe, that could be perfect for you!