Along with deciding about whether you want to buy or build, you should also consider what type of dwelling you want to live in. The two most popular types in Nova Scotia are Single Family homes, and Condo style living. While there are other types (Mini homes, Co-op’s, recreational properties etc.), these two types account for about 95% of the homes that exist in the province. Condo living and Single family homes have distinct differences – so consider the following chart to learn more about each (Chart)