Authored by Amir Jatoi

Build or Buy- A Better Option? 


If you are looking to invest your savings in a real estate business, then here is your chance to get a better option for yourself and your family. Many people end up wasting their energy in their search for a house to buy or in designing a house perfectly, and spend a lot of money in this whole process. While searching for a house, the first question that comes to our mind is whether we should buy an already existing house or construct a new one. Every path has its pros and cons. 

So, if you want to know whether you should build your own house or buy commercial properties for rent in Islamabad, then here is a list of pros and cons of building or buying a house.


Buying an Existing home

A qualified and experienced property agent can streamline your process of buying property. He can assist you through all the procedures of searching appropriate property, and can give you a guideline for negotiations and paperwork. Once you are done with your paperwork, then you can move into your new house. Although, it requires steps like financing, viewing homes, making monetary offers but people prefer this option as it benefits those buyers who urgently have to move into a new house.


 If you are relocating for a job and you have children then, buying a new house is the best option for you because you’ll be able to live near any prestigious school where you enroll your children. Another benefit of buying a house is that you can look for a place near your workplace and school. On the other hand, the drawback of buying a house is that you will not get exactly what you want. Maybe you won’t like its flooring or the kitchen is too small, and the rooms are bigger than the normal size. You have to spend money on remodeling and repairing the house.


Building a house

Building a house is not an easy task. You have to search for a suitable land in an already existing neighborhood. Then you need to find a qualified architect or builder for the construction of your house. You also have to worry about water connection and sewage system along with other permits. It will take a lot of time and energy but give a more reliable option for investing your money. The benefits of a new home can be more advanced installation of plumbing and electrical fixtures, and use of environment-friendly materials.


The bottom line is that both the houses have their pros and cons. It is better to consult a real estate agent to process your work and get positive outcomes. You need to know the location, price, market value, and property tax along with property conditions before finalizing a plot. 


If you are looking for a house for sale in Rawalpindi and failed to find a suitable one until now, you can contact a property dealer or a real estate agent through the Gharbaar portal. You do not need to wander around and deal with unreliable real estate agents. 


Every person has his own needs for his property. One can have a number of features or characteristics in mind which he  thinks would best suit his needs. Going through the listings Gharbaar provides can help bridge all the gaps which are keeping you away from your dream home. 

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