Moving into a new space is a big decision, especially if you like where you are living. However, sometimes we just need to upgrade our two-bedroom apartments to three bedrooms to accommodate changes in our life. If you aren’t sure if it’s time to move to a bigger apartment, here are four telltale signs you need more space in your home:
1. Your Family Is Expanding: Whether you are having a new baby, taking in family members, or even adopting a pet, if your family is expanding you should consider moving into a new space. More residents, means more things and more demands on your bathroom, kitchen, and other living areas. Living in a small space with multiple residents is not ideal, so you should consider upgrading before you live on top of each other.
2. You’re Out Of Storage Space: When we first move into our own space, we usually have very little. However, as we build our lives and expand our careers, we procure more things. If you find your kitchen cabinets are overflowing, you have nowhere to put your holiday items, or you’re running out of closet space for your wardrobe, you need more storage. Rather than renting a costly, offsite storage unit, consider getting a bigger apartment. You may find it’s more cost-effective to move into a three bedroom apartment where you have easy access to all your possessions than investing in a separate rental space.
3. You Run Out Of Room For Your Work Or Hobbies: Many of us use our homes as flex space. We may work from home or use our areas to pursue our favorite hobbies. If you are using your dining room as a home office or your living room as a craft room, it may be time to consider upgrading to a larger space.
4. You Aren’t Ready To Buy A Home Just Yet: Many people consider buying a home when they feel like they need more space. However, investing in a home can be a costly venture that completely changes your lifestyle. If you aren’t ready to invest in a home quite yet, you should consider getting a larger three bedroom apartment instead. You’ll have the space you need without the financial commitment of buying a house.
Lockwood Family Living understands the need for more space. That is why we offer affordable three bedroom apartments at a variety of our complexes. If you’ve noticed some of these signs and are ready to upgrade, give us a call. We’ll help you find an apartment that is sized to meet your needs.