What does your future home look like?

 

As you hunt for your dream home, consult this list to help you evaluate properties and keep your priorities top of mind.

 

1.  Location: What cities or neighborhoods do you prefer?

2. Local Amenities: How close would you like your home to be to:

  • Public transportation
  • Airport
  • Freeways
  • Shopping
  • Schools
  • Nightlife
  • Parks
  • Friends and relatives
  • Your place of employment
  • Other

3. Home Style: Consider the following:

  • What architectural style(s) of homes do you prefer?
  • Do you want to buy a single family house, condominium, or townhome?
  • How big of a yard would you like?
  • How many bedrooms must your new home have?
  • How many bathrooms must your new home have?
  • How much repair or renovation would you be willing to do?
  • Do you have special needs that your home must accommodate?

4. Home Features: Circle one response for each of the following factors.

Yard Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Detached Garage (__ cars) Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Attached Garage ( __ cars) Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Patio/Deck/Balcony Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Hardwood floors Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Family room Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Formal living room Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Formal dining room Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Eat-in kitchen Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Laundry room Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Finished basement Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Great view Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Fireplace Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Central air conditioning Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
Must Have Would Like Not Important Prefer Not
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By now you should have a good idea of where your priorities lie when considering a new home.

The next step is to get in touch with an agent who can help you to achieve each of these priorities.