Real Estate Things to keep in mind while buying a second property Updated : January 14, 2020 03:10 PM IST Buyers should also keep the income tax factor in mind and also see whether he/she will be able to liquidate it in case of a financial urgency. In the current economic scenario, affordability and purpose of buying a house should be the key consideration. Buying a second property is a good investment option, especially if the home buyer do the homework properly. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.