One thing that is super important to realize going into this is that it’s hard, difficult, takes a lot of learning and patience. Most of all, it will consume a lot of your time and money. A LOT OF TIME AND MONEY.
Money being THE biggest factor. Do you simply want a 5 gallon poop bucket, a mattress and a few essentials, or will this be your full-time home, where you want more comfort and a better ratio of adventures to disasters?