Buying a tiny home can be appealing for many types of people, and with more and more tiny homes on the market today, you shouldn't have any trouble finding one that will fit your needs. Lots of real estate agents are well acquainted with the tiny home movement, so you can likely find an agent who will be an asset as you look for the right dwelling for you. It's easy to think about your life right now as you shop for a tiny home, but you should also be thinking about the future. Here are some future considerations to keep in mind before you decide which tiny home to purchase.
Future Live-In Partner
Lots of people who live alone enjoy tiny home living, and this may be the case for you, too. It's not always possible to predict whether you might live with someone in the near future, but you should try to give this topic some thought. While two people can often co-exist in tiny homes, the space can be tight — and this form of accommodation can take an adjustment period. If you're dating someone and you think that you might be moving in together before too long, you may wish to focus on the larger tiny homes.
One of the nice things about choosing to live in a tiny home is that many of them come on wheels. This allows you to relocate the residence as needed. Try to think about your level of contentment with your current location and evaluate whether you might be thinking about moving. If you want more flexibility, a tiny home on wheels — which generally just means that the building is sitting on a trailer — is a better choice than one that sits on a concrete slab.
Ability To Avoid Clutter
Tiny homes aren't ideal for those who have lots of possessions and live in cluttered spaces. This type of dwelling can feel cramped to some degree on its own, and you aren't going to be happy if you're always bringing new possessions into it. Evaluate your approach to shopping, decluttering, and other related topics. If you're someone who loves buying new things but has no trouble getting rid of older and seldom-used items, you can feel confident in buying a tiny home — even if it's a little on the larger side to accommodate you and everything that you own.
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