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Moving Out From House To Apartment

Jun 8, 2008
When a person plans a residential relocation from a house to an apartment, this can be a setback in some ways.

Socially, residing in an apartment symbolizes youth and instability, and in many factual ways residing in an apartment also symbolizes a lack of security.

So why would anyone want to go through a residential relocation that is viewed as a step back down the ladder?

It's really quite simple. In many cases, this type of residential relocation is not so much a choice as an inability to financially keep up with the care of a house. While the prices of just about everything rises, more and more people are struggling to make ends meet. Many families have parents that moonlight (work two or more jobs) and even then, living in a house can be too expensive.

When this is the case, there is nothing wrong at all with the decision to move into an apartment! In fact, it is quite the contrary. Remaining in a house to appear successful is a foolish thing to do, when true financial responsibility involves living within your means.

In fact, this leads to another reason why a person would undergo a residential relocation from a house into an apartment. It may not be so much an inability to afford the constant upkeep of a house, but more the knowledge that residing in an apartment can in fact save you money. Who doesn't like to spend less?

When there is a repair needed in an apartment, it is the responsibility of a landlord, and this relief from the shoulders of the tenant is covered by a monthly bill (rent) that can often be less than the cost of a mortgage on a house.

There are many reasons to relocate from living in a house to living in an apartment. Perhaps you just don't need a house anymore. Once the kids leave for college, a house may offer too much extra space. At this point in life, many parents decide a residential relocation will offer the same sensation of moving forward in life.

Whatever your individual reason for planning a residential relocation from a house to an apartment may be, it is a change bigger than moving from one house to another house (or from one apartment to another apartment). This type of residential relocation is a complete change in lifestyle.

Returning to the social opinion, an apartment offers less commitment than a house. This gives you more freedom, and two of the most important things in life are freedom and living with in your individual needs.

Leaving a house for an apartment is a step forward, no matter how you look at it.
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Nir Dotan is a writer and promoter of
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