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Big house or little house?

So we are in the process of buying a house. There is a very small home in a really good area  and it has great schools. It also  has a small yard. We have two kids and are done. There  is another house i like its bigger and had a bigger yard the areas okay but the schools are definitely not as good as the other area.  What do you find more important?

 
skinnyslokita

Asked by skinnyslokita at 9:33 PM on Mar. 1, 2012 in Home & Garden

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Answers (11)
  • Location, location, location!
    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 9:34 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • Smaller house= less house to clean.
    Minga88

    Answer by Minga88 at 9:35 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • Small house, good schools!
    iwicked

    Answer by iwicked at 9:39 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • I'd go with the smaller house in the better school district. School is much more important to me than house size.
    kmath

    Answer by kmath at 9:43 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • I would keep looking, until you found the perfect fit. Don't settle.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 9:55 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • You'll regret not going for the better school system.
    robinkane

    Answer by robinkane at 9:44 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • yep..keep looking in the better school district. remember, you can always offer less on a house..the most they can do is turn your offer down.
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 10:12 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • ^^ lol true i thought that as well. Id like a four bedroom or a 3 bdr with a basment. The best i could find in the nicer location was a 3 with no basement and its at the top of our price which scares me lol. I have my nieces and nephews alor and more space the better lol
    skinnyslokita

    Comment by skinnyslokita (original poster) at 9:39 PM on Mar. 1, 2012

  • I would go with the better school
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:27 AM on Mar. 2, 2012

  • I agree with all of the above
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 2:05 PM on Mar. 2, 2012