The Type of Home That's Right for You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Illustrations of different homes for each zodiac sign

Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

The perfect home for you can be determined by much more than your preferred location and favorite color palette. We've taken a deeper dive into your zodiac sign to help you choose a place to call home that's better than you could've imagined. Whether you're a laidback, beach-loving pisces or an ambitious, city-dwelling Capricorn, these types of houses will suit you wonderfully, based on your traits and personality.

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    Aquarius (January 20 to February 18) - Pacific Yurt

    An illustration of a yurt for an aquarius

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You’re incredibly unconventional, you like to live a bit unstructured, and you care a great deal about the environment, so a Pacific Yurt makes perfect sense for you! A modern adaptation of the structures used in Central Asia by nomads, these homes are built using sustainable materials, with the goal being to impact the Earth as minimally as possible. In addition, it can be placed in a variety of locations, which won’t limit you much when you’re ready to go somewhere new. Besides, you know you would get a kick out of explaining to other people that the name of your home is something unusual like a “yurt.”

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    Pisces (February 19 to March 20) - Beach House

    An illustration of a beach house for a pisces

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You’re artistic, imaginative, and dreamy, so the bright, interesting colors and layout of a beach house genuinely work well with your vibe. Though you tend to be pretty individualistic and don’t want to be like everyone else, taking a closer look at Beach Houses lets you realize how distinct each one can be. And you’ll certainly be one to put your own spin on the layout. Plus, it doesn’t hurt at all that this type of home puts you closer to the ocean, which allows you to be completely in your element.

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    Aries (March 21 to April 19) - Mid-Century Modern House

    An illustration of a mid-century modern house for a aries

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You’re adventurous, open, and have an intense need for space to be yourself. Something along the lines of a mid-century modern home would be a great fit. These styles have a focus on keeping the entire house open, almost as if each room flows into the next. A home like this is also meant to create an environment that allows you to feel connected with nature and bring it in with you. You don’t want to live in a place that makes you feel closed off, so this layout will give you that space you crave. Though this style is becoming increasingly more popular, its ability to be customized will really give you the chance to lead the way on how it’s structured. You’ll love calling the shots on how it will reflect your fiery personality. 

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    Taurus (April 20 to May 20) - Victorian Home

    A victorian mansion for a taurus illustration

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You’re practical, timeless, and are attracted to a gorgeous aesthetic, so it’s no shock to anyone that a Victorian-style home would be suitable for you. These homes are an absolute classic, and their striking features give off a regal, elegant vibe (it’s no coincidence that the style gets its namesake from Queen Victoria herself). With notable details like stained glass windows and intricate staircases, everything about this style really resonates with your personality. Plus, Victorian homes are extremely valuable, which will only grow in time. And you, Taurus, know the value of an investment when you see one. 

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    Gemini (May 21 to June 20) - Mediterranean-Style Home

    An illustration of a mediterranean home for a gemini

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You’re eclectic, you enjoy your space, and you have a lively personality. This means that Mediterranean-style houses are the perfect type of home for you. These styles usually incorporate large glass panels to make the home feel larger and connected with the outside world—something that will really appeal to you. You also enjoy being social and creating a fun atmosphere, and the interesting details and large outdoors gathering areas that are associated with these structures will work perfectly with any social events you might decide to throw. As a plus, these structures usually have bright colors and unique details, so you’ll be sure to stand out and really call attention to the energetic and interesting aspects of your personality that you love to show off.

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    Cancer (June 21 to July 22) - English Cottage

    An illustration of an English cottage for a cancer

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You are compassionate, cozy, and love to feel at home. Because of this, an English cottage will fit you to a T. You have such a big heart for people, and you do enjoy creating a relaxing atmosphere for your family and friends, so a cottage can truly create that for you. This type of structure gives you that classic “at-home” feeling you want to encapsulate, while giving others the chance to feel comfortable and relaxed with you. In addition, you want a space that lets you escape from the world and retreat into your own thoughts. An English cottage can give you that privacy depending on where you place one!

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    Leo (July 23 to August 22) - Castle

    An illustration of a castle for a Leo

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You’re excitable, charismatic, and the center of attention, so a castle (or a castle-like structure) would be a great selection for you! The idea of living in a castle may seem like a fairytale for some people, and may even seem far-fetched, but you are an extremely determined and stubborn sign, and you want to live life on your own terms. This style has extremely striking features and call to mind the idea of balls and royal gathering—something you don’t mind in the slightest. Not only do you want to host the gathering, but you want it to be the best party that ever took place. Plus, it’s no secret that you want a place that makes a statement like you, without feeling as if you have to entertain all of the time. You can also retreat and be alone when you need to and have plenty of space to relax in!

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    Virgo (August 23 to September 22) - Modern House

    An illustration of a modern home for a virgo

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You’re practical. efficient, and like to keep your outer life simple. Which is why a modern style would be perfect for you. You love to keep your life in order and for things to be be structured how you want- and a modern and sleek approach allows you to have control on how things looks is appealing. Yet this approach not only gives you a great amount of control, but a certain amount of freedom to make things your own and allow you to put your own ideas on display to truly represent who you are.

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    Libra (September 23 to October 22) - French Provincial

    A French Provincial home illustration fit for a Libra

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You are artistic, romantic, and love to have people around you, so it's no wonder a French Provincial would draw you in. You want to achieve harmony and balance, and this type of structure suits this need well because of its balanced and symmetrical proportions. In addition, these types of homes give off a vibe of elegance without having to go over the top, which is a perfect description of yourself/ Plus, these homes are known to have plenty of indoor and outdoor space, which would allow you to entertain guests without stressing too much about if you have the room to do so.

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    Scorpio (October 23 to November 21) - Log Cabin

    An illustration of a log cabin for a scorpio

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You are mysterious, private, and intriguing, Scorpio. Therefore, a log cabin might appeal to you more than you realize. This type of shelter can be built as simple or extravagant as you’d like—the possibilities are endless! You can usually find these types of homes in much more private locations, which is perfect for you to retreat and escape from the outside world, and not have to worry about prying neighbors' eyes. In addition, log cabins always have an air of mystery associated with them, which is exactly the way you like it.

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    Sagittarius (November 22 to December 21) - Tiny House

    An illustration of a tiny home for a Sagittarius

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You are optimistic, a traveler, and ready to take on the world, which is why a tiny house is not only a great option, but clearly the best one for you. You hate the idea of anything holding you back from living the life you want, and this is one concept the tiny house craze is centered on. This allows you to not only customize what’s important to you, but also allows you to travel wherever you like. You can add aspects that are necessary to you, while retaining the parts that make you an individual. This style lets you pick up and travel wherever your heart desires, and not have to worry about the ramifications of a fixated structure.  

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    Capricorn (December 22 to January 19) - City Apartment

    An illustration of a city apartment for a capricorn

    Illustration: The Spruce / Alison Czinkota

    You are career-oriented, stubborn, and dedicated, so a city apartment would fit well with your lifestyle, Cap. Being located in a larger city would benefit you in many ways; not only could you locate yourself where you could network with potential clients, but renting can give you the chance to move when necessary, while also giving you a structure you can live with and appreciate. In addition, city apartments tend to have a sleek and distinct layout that will appeal to your aesthetic interests. 

Lacey Ramburger
 is a freelance writer based in Owensboro, KY. She is the author of a poetry book, Being Whole, and dozens of articles. Her areas of expertise include the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), relationships, and astrology.