So take a look at these amazing family homes, all for sale on Zoopla for £500,000 or less.
1. £465,000 - Park Hall Cottages, Park Hall, Little Hayfield
This three bedroom gamekeeper cottage was built in 1850, is in a semi rural location yet walkable to the popular village of Hayfield. Marketed by Gascoigne Halman, 01663 227015.
2. £480,000 - Hassop Road, Bakewell
This four bedroom house has a "good sized garden with beautiful countryside views". Marketed by Bagshaws Residential, 01629 347955.
3. £350,000 - Earl Sterndale, Buxton
This four bedroom cottage was the first property in the village to benefit from tap water. Marketed by Addison Mead, 01782 933127.
4. £425,000 - Rake Lane, Middleton-By-Youlgrave
This three bedroom house has gritstone fireplaces, exposed beams and mullion windows. Marketed by Bagshaws Residential, 01629 347955.