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Old homes could have serious issues - but I've also seen 5 year old homes with cracked foundations and other major issues. Itâ€™s been stated well below: order inspections and have a serious look at everything. Due diligence is the order of the day â€“ however, it is with newer homes as well.
One major issue? Closets are normally very small.
Here is a post that may be helpful:
Why New Isn't Better: Five Critical Facts To Know
In addition, with walk scores gaining prominence these days, and with many old homes in graet locations, here is another post that may be helpful:
Walk Scores Gaining Momentum: How To Discover YOUR Walk Score
Good luck & Enjoy!
There is a new law which requires painters to be environmentally certified when painting a home prior to 1978.
That said, there is a charm about about the older homes which you simply don't find in newer homes. The details and history have a following.