Buying a single-family home often means getting ample storage from the attic, basement, garage, cabinets, closets, and rooms. Choosing to buy a condo instead means you will not get some of these features. Another detail to consider is that a condo is usually going to be smaller than a house. Fortunately, you can still get plenty of storage by making specific demands. Square Footage The easiest way to get the most storage with your condo is to focus on the square footage while shopping.