Do you need to be close to your workplace or would you be willing to spend longer commuting to work if you could live near the beach?
Proximity to amenities
Is being close to schools, childcare, public transport and shopping centres a priority? Would you like to be able to walk to restaurants and cafes?
Land and house size
Usually the closer you are to the CBD the more expensive land is and the harder it is to come by. The same goes for house size with the suburbs usually offering more house for your money.
Are you downsizing or do you travel a lot? Perhaps an apartment or townhouse, which requires minimal upkeep is more suited to your lifestyle?
Are you hoping to capitalize on the future potential a property can offer? Perhaps by buying a smaller house with the scope to expand the accommodation, you may be able to afford to live in your dream location? We buy houses Joliet