While we may spend much of our day staring at screens, it turns out the view from our window is still a major factor when we're deciding where to live. In fact, a whopping 90 per cent of Yourhomers say the views influence their decisions when they're looking for a new place to live.
Five per cent say looking out over the lake, skyline or into a neighbour's wall doesn't make a difference in their home hunt, while the remaining five per cent say they don't know.
This week, in light of my own bash, I've been reflecting on timelines for housewarming parties. I'm wondering if there's an expiration date for toasting your new space, and if so, how long do you have? I gave myself a one-month deadline - with a few days wiggle room so it could be on a weekend, of course - while others have told me three months, six months or a year. What do you think? Weigh in on the front page poll.
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