After having calculated how much you can afford, you can start on the most exciting part of the house-buying process, selecting your future home.
But before you start spending your nights digging through piles of property brochures, it is advisable to sit down and think about what exactly you want. House-hunting is exhausting and time-consuming, and you can save yourself a lot of work and energy by deciding on certain prerequisites before starting out on the actual property search.
This will probably be the most expensive purchase in your life, so you should be completely sure of everything. You can take a pair of shoes or a TV set back to the shop if you change your mind – with a house it is not that easy!