Buying a new house brings up different issues than buying a pre-owned home. You have access to more information on the building materials and systems than a subsequent buyer. But unknowns lurk: What will the completed neighborhood look like? Will it include all the features promised in the brochure?
Bottom line: Buyers need to research a different set of questions before making an offer on a new house.
If you’re vowing “out with the old and in with the new” as you shop for a home, here are six tips to help you make a smart buy.