One of the most important things that you need to work when you are moving is preparation. If you are moving, preparing is everything as you need to be very particular about the things that you need to bring, deal and eventually live with.
Take the case of the house that you want to live in, you have to be aware of the fact that the house that are moving in goes with your taste, preference and most importantly, budget. There is no pint in pretending that you can live in a place that you are uncomfortable with or that is way out of your budget. Be realistic in your preparation. This will help you reach a better decision.
If the house that you live in is something that you want recreate in your new house, then so be it. Just prepare your budget and design. Remember that the weather considerations may not be the same in your new place s be prepared to make adjustments and such.