The Benefits of Buying New vs. Resale Homes

Buying a house is a big decision. It is a major step that is exciting but can also be the cause of some, if not all stress. Whether you are buying new or resale, your dream home is out there – the question is, which is the better option for your long-term living goals? There is not a straightforward answer because a lot needs to be considered before moving forwards with a transaction.

Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or thinking of moving into a new community, one of the most important aspects when deciding between buying new or a resale home is budget. A newly constructed home will be more costly upfront compared to a resale, since all the features and finishes are up-to-date. Nevertheless, with a resale home, there will be repair and maintenance costs later that will add up.

However, budget is not always the driving force for deciding where to live. There are many additional reasons why buying new trumps resale homes. At Sunny Communities, we ensure our homes are crafted to perfection to provide our homeowners with a happy and comfortable living environment.

Markham GOLD is our newest communities, offering affordable Freehold Townhomes in a spectacular location. There is no doubt that this is the best place to live, but in case you need some more convincing, here is a list of pros of buying a brand new home.


  • Everything is new! Architecture is current – great curb appeal.
  • Interiors can be customized. This is your chance to select finishes like cabinets floors, carpet, paint etc.
  • Less maintenance
  • Energy efficient
  • Increased home value

Markham GOLD has limited Freehold Townhomes. This is a great opportunity to start the new year making a great investment to buy a new home in Markham. To register, please contact a sales representative via email at [email protected].