When considering buying a home, think about these common expenses for new home buyers. Courtesy of Florida Realtors with sources from HousingEconomics.com.

  • $635 for bedroom furnishings
  • $575 for washer and dryer
  • $215 for window covers
  • $300 for computer system
  • $724 for sofa
  • $1,704 for other appliances
  • $1,172 for other furnishings
  • $270 for a new fence
  • $687 living room chairs and tables
  • $345 for dining room furniture and kitchen furniture
  • $2,106 for outside addition or alterations
  • $150 for new plumbing fixtures
  • $515 for lawnmowers and yard equipment
  • $1,203 other upgrades and repairs