To Renovate or To Move: What You Need to Know

Is your home in desperate need of a makeover? Not sure if you should completely gut and renovate the house or just move? This is a common dilemma for families and not one to take lightly. Both options have their pros, but you should weigh them to choose which option is best for you!


Renovating is the best option for someone who wants to customize their home exactly the way they want it. You’re able to choose paint colors and the type of flooring you want. You also can opt to renovate a few rooms or the entire house! It’s entirely up to you. This option tends to be slightly more work and time consuming than someone looking for a quick move. However, you can always hire a professional to do the work for you so you can sit back and relax!


Moving into a new home is a great option for someone who doesn’t want to spend a bunch of time and money on renovating their home. The process can be short and quick or lengthy depending on how fast you find a home you love. You may find a house that fits all of your needs right away, or it could take months. That is a risk you take when looking to move. You also have to hire movers and pack all of your stuff which can be an inconvenience. However, moving is great because you don’t have to worry about fixing anything after moving. All of the work is done, and you can just enjoy your beautiful new home.

If you’re ready to buy a home, GSF Mortgage Corporation wants to help you! Unlike a bank, we make the process easy and worry-free. We are excited to help you with your loan process and get you into your new house as soon as possible. Contact us at (920) 788-9608 to receive more information.