Should You Really Trust Your Gut When Choosing a Home?


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Love at first sight is every bit as much of a cherished concept for houses as it is for relationships. So how do you know when you’ve found your dream home? While there are a myriad of factors that go into your buying choice, the tipping point is often just a matter of instinct: People just know. As books like Malcolm Gladwell‘s “Blink” illustrate, there’s a lot of legitimate science behind snap decisions we can’t always explain.

But that doesn’t mean every stab in the dark is the right one. Since this is one of the most critical decisions you’ll ever make (along with that relationship one), we decided to show you ways to harness your intuitive powers, interpret your “inner voice,” and steer your sixth sense toward finding the right home for you.

Set the intention

One way to involve your

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