Buying Best House Facing Direction: Here is how you should choose which is the best condo stack

  • April 26, 2019
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Druce is the Chief Editor at the Stacked Editorial. He was first interested in property since university but never had any aspiration to become an agent, so this is probably the next best thing.


great info! south east direction is really the best. a home always need some sunlight so it won’t have that musky smell.

Berh Tor
Berh Tor

Free one is better than the best.


I want to buy an apartment that is only north facing with all windows facing north. Will it be stuffy since there is no south ‘exit’ for wind flow. Will it have good ventilation all year?

Stacked Homes
Stacked Homes

Hey Trish! It’s important that a wind channel is created. This is cross-ventilation at play. If all your windows only faces one side, when the wind comes in, the air pressure in the home would increase and this prevents further air from coming in due to the resistance. The air pressure needs to be relieved, so this built-up air has to go somewhere. Even if the wind is strong, but there’s no channel for it to flow through, the air circulation is severely limited. But if you had another opening on the other side, then the wind can pass through… Read more »

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