When you’re ready to purchase a home, whether it’s your first, second or a subsequent home, it’s always nice to know exactly what you want. While we all know what a single-family home is, there are some nuances between condominiums, co-ops and town homes that you should know so that you can make the best decision.

What Type of Home Do You Want?

In order to make the right choice, it’s important that you understand the general categories that cover Visalia homes for sale.

Single-family homes are available in a variety of architectural styles, but the key difference between a single-family home and other types is that it’s a detached house that sits on its own lot.
Condominiums are attached to each other like apartments are, but they’re individually owned. Condo owners are part of an association with other condo owners in the same complex, and the association creates rules and charges residents assessment fees. The condo association also undertakes maintenance of common areas and overall building improvements.

Town homes are similar to condominiums in that owners are part of an association and that the association is responsible for maintaining and improving common areas. Town homes are generally attached and built vertically, so they can be one or