Buying a new apartment often appears very easy to the eyes of an onlooker. However, the actual process is quite tedious. You may go through a hard time before you can be in a position to buy an apartment that is meeting your personal preferences. There are numerous reasons why some people fail to buy apartments whose features are consistent with their personal preferences. One of the most reasons accounting for this is the fact that most people prefer to buy apartments that only meet a few of their demands. This means that they compromise on other important matters such as the location of the apartment and the distance of the place to important locations such as schools and offices.