Choosing to opt for an off the plan settlement is a great idea, once all odds are considered and weighed against the plus points, as there are often situations of consumers receiving the finished product well ahead of the promised ‘sunset period’, or even showing destructive changes to the property, in comparison to what was promised. Therefore, it is deemed better to check the architect, builder and contractors before signing up.The world seems to be getting too crowded with buildings built in every block, with the decrease in space to get a tailored house, most of them move towards living in a condominium, for many reasons, while some other cringe at the idea for other reasons, read ahead to find them out;
Pros of living in an apartment
Less maintenance cost- with the apartments being owned and controlled by someone else other than yourself, dealing with broken window, would be at the disposal of property management Sydney.
Facilities- the competition between complex to complex has increased in a great amount, giving us all the facilities, we would not get in one place, if one were to live in a house. Swimming pools, gyms, play areas, secured parking, high security systems etc.It is ideal for living alone- a smaller space to take care of for a single person, and a less cost in comparison to houses when considering utilities such as electricity, gas, and water.
Cons of living in an apartment
Smaller living area- while this can be a plus point in terms of costs and maintenance, it can be a major drawback when entertaining guests, and can often lead to reading and searching about new apartment developments Sydney.
Privacy and noise- due to the main structure of how apartments are placed, it can be a nuisance with regard to the noise heard from neighboring condos or even the worry of you disturbing someone next door. There can also be other issues such as smoke or garbage related smells that can sneak into your apartment caused by just one of the neighbors in the entire floor.Inability to customize- usually apartments are taken up on rent, hence it restricts the tenant to customize the area according to his/her wishes, to avoid having a word with the corporate body of the complexLimited parking space- for an entire complex, the parking area might not be entirely sufficient if there are people who own more than one, and there is no personal allocated parking spot, thereby giving more of a chance to lose a spot if visitors enter the premises.There are several pros and cons to each option chosen, while it depends on the personality and affordability of a person, it can also be tolerated to limits, and appreciated even more. Therefore, weigh the advantages and disadvantages of each housing option before making a choice of the most suitable and most appropriate for you.