Homeowners can easily spend money needlessly without realizing costs accruing quickly. First-time home buyers usually purchase homes bigger than the amount of space needed. A pre-approved mortgage does not necessarily mean homeowners should purchase a home at the highest threshold of their budget. A common waste of space is a formal dining hall, which realtors say is an area that homeowners seldom use. Homeowners also spend time investing in lawns, when investments should be used to invest in appliances and furniture. Instead of purchasing items to fill space, homeowners should try to make conscious decisions about items that are unnecessary and will simply occupy more space. | Read More