Fair point, every one have different standards and priorities.ZhaoW9051 wrote: ↑ At least 15k are not essential:) you can do customerized blind,deck, fence gradually. Plus most new build do not allow fence built with in a year after closing.
The obvious thing is that you do not just realize these costs at the time of closing. You have almost a year to plan and shop these things at considerable discounts.
For my self personally, you pay for it now or pay for it later.
Prices of lumber, materials and labor are going up not down. Huge demand and shortages.
Appliances and AC, I agree you can wait up on deals. But …..