Houses in dreams symbolize our sense of self and our personal identity. The front of the house symbolizes the part of your personality, you show to the rest of the world, and the back part of the house indicates your private self, hidden from others.
The side views of the house indicate presenting yourself to others partially accurate.
For the interpretation of a dream about a house, the details of the dream are very important, especially the style, the condition and the size of the house.
A big mansion for example, might indicate desiring and expecting abundance. If you dreamed about a new house, your dream might indicate some changes in your personality.
If you added some extension to the house, the dream might indicate personal expansion. A house on fire might indicate major transformations occurring in your life.
We often dream about houses we used to live in, earlier in our lives, and such dreams might indicate that your subconscious is comparing the person you then was, with the person you became.
The rooms of a house might signify different aspects of your psyche.
For example, the basement indicates your subconscious, and the attic indicates your intellect, etc.
Dreams About Houses– Meaning and Interpretation
Dreaming about looking at a house. If you dreamed about looking at a house from a distance, regardless of the fact if it belonged to you or to someone else, such a dream is a warning of a serious trouble you might be facing in the near future, which might cause you damage and loss in life.
Dreaming about buying a house. If you bought a house in your dream, such a dream might signify working hard to earn something.
Sometimes it indicates making a mistake you cannot amend.
Dreaming about having your own house. If you dreamed about having your own house, and in reality you live with someone, such a dream might signify the need to become independent as soon as possible.
Maybe this dream indicates the need to become more self – reliant and accept some responsibilities.
Dreaming about not having a house. If you dreamed about realizing you don’t have a house to live in, such a dream is not a good sign, possibly indicating some negative circumstances, bad luck and financial problems in the near future.
Dreaming about someone’s house. If you dreamed about someone’s house, such a dream might signify some issues you have with the owner of the house.
Dreaming about an empty house. If you dreamed about an empty house, such a dream signifies feeling insecure.
Dreaming about an abandoned house. If you dreamed about a house which was obviously abandoned, such a dream is actually a good sign, indicating you have probably left your past behind and you are now ready to move forward with your life.
This dream can also indicate emotional or mental neglect.
Sometimes it indicates a problem you have gotten used to, and you are doing nothing to resolve it.
Dreaming about a house without walls. If you dreamed about a house, which didn’t have any walls, such a dream might indicate lacking privacy in your life. Maybe you feel as if everyone is minding your business and there is no place where you can be completely on your own.
Dreaming about moving to another house. If you dreamed about moving to another house, different from the one you are currently living in, such a dream might indicate unexpectedly receiving some important news.
This dream might also indicate suddenly going on a trip.
Dreaming about your house being occupied by someone. If you dreamed about seeing your house, occupied by someone else or some creatures, such a dream might represent instable relationships with people from your surroundings.
Dreaming about your house being in good condition. If you dreamed about your house, which was in very good condition, such a dream is a good sign, and indicates receiving some good news or experiencing some good things in the near future.
Dreaming about your house being in bad condition. If you dreamed about your house, which was in a very poor condition, and needed a repair, such a dream might not be a good sign, indicating some unfortunate circumstances and situations you will have to deal with in the near future.
Dreaming about an old house. If you saw an old, run – down house in your dream, such a dream signifies your old thinking patterns, beliefs and attitudes. Maybe something happened in your life, which reminded your subconscious of that part of your past.
This dream might also indicate the need to change your way of thinking.
Dreaming about a new house. If you saw a new house in your dream, such a dream might indicate a new stage or phase in your life.
Maybe you are maturing emotionally.
It might also indicate a new mindset regarding some situation, or a new way of thinking about something.
Dreaming about a messy house. If you dreamed about a messy house, such a dream might indicate some aspect of your life is in chaos. Maybe you need to release some feelings and emotions, to regain your emotional stability and peace of mind.
Dreaming about cleaning your house. If you cleaned your house in a dream, such a dream might indicate your desire to improve your way of thinking, and get rid of some old thought patterns, which no longer serve you.
This dream might also indicate having some unexpected company in the near future. It might also indicate getting in touch with some people you haven’t talked to in a very long time.
Dreaming about someone building you a house. If someone was building you a house in your dream, such a dream is a very good sign, indicating some major changes in the near future. Your financial situation might improve, or you might get a raise, or a job promotion. These changes will be beneficial for you, but your family as well.
Dreaming about building a house. If you dreamed about building a house all by yourself, such a dream indicates some good changes and improvements in your life, making your life better.
Dreaming about a haunted house. If you dreamed about a haunted house, such a dream might represent some unresolved emotional issues regarding your childhood and family, some repressed memories, etc.
Dreaming about a house filled with water. If you dreamed about your house being filled with water, such a dream might indicate being overwhelmed by emotions.
Dreaming about a snake in your house. If you dreamed about a snake in your house, such a dream is not a good sign, indicating an imminent danger, or some misfortune. Maybe you will face some danger while you are away from home, so it would be wise to take some precaution measures.
Dreaming about sailing on a boat while inside your house. If you dreamed about being in your house, which was on a sailing boat, such a dream is not a good sign. This dream might indicate having some financial problems in the near future, and the situation worsening in time.
You could suffer substantial financial losses and possibly be on the verge of bankruptcy, and maybe even experience it.
Dreaming about a front of a house with long steps towards the door. If you dreamed about a house with long steps heading towards the front door, such a dream might signify your feelings about some situation which requires a lot of effort to finish it.
Dreaming about being locked out of the house. If you dreamed about not being able to enter the house, because you were locked out, such a dream might signify your insecurity and feelings of rejection. Maybe you feel you are left behind, by someone.
Dreaming about your house being robbed. If your house was robbed in your dream, such a dream might indicate some problems, negativity or bad habits, which are preventing you from being happy and confident.
Dreaming about a destroyed house. If you your house was partially, or completely destroyed in your dream, such a dream is a bad sign, possibly indicating a forceful moving to a new location, money issues, divorce, death in the family, etc.
Such a dream might also indicate getting used to an idea about some part of your life ending.
Dreaming about your house burning. If you saw your house caught on fire in a dream, such a dream is a good sign, indicating some happy occasions in the near future.
This dream might also indicate feelings of not being able to stop some area of your life to disappear for good.
It also might indicate stopping someone’s destructive intentions.
Dreaming about a damaged house. If you dreamed your house was damaged, such a dream might reveal your actual concerns about the condition and safety of your own house.
This dream might also indicate feelings about your life deteriorating for some reason. Maybe you feel as if something important and valuable in your life is destroyed or lost.
Maybe you feel as if some situation in your life is turning into a problem.
Sometimes it reveals your feelings about your body deteriorating.
Dreaming about a part of a house missing. If you dreamed that a part of your house was missing, such a dream might reveal your feelings about a reduced function of some area of your life.