When you’re on the hunt for a house, it’s easy to fall in love with the layout, colors and ambiance of your potential home. But before you stay too long on cloud nine, you’ll need the reality check of a home inspection.
Older homes tend to cost less than newer ones because they're less updated -- and in some real estate markets, less desirable. Generally speaking, a newer, modern house that's the same size as an older one in the same
area will cost more.