Searching For Your Next Home… 11 Questions To Ask Yourself

Answering the following questions may assist you in determining the most important features you would like in your next home. It is important to prioritize your needs in housing and also recognize that compromising on less important features will help in narrowing your selection of homes. Remember that there is no “perfect” house.

  1. Are there features in your current home that you would like in your next home? What are they?
  2. Do you have a floor plan preference?
  3. Do you prefer single story, two story, or multi-level living?
  4. Do you want a yard?
  5. Are you looking for a maintenance free lifestyle? If yes, do you have a preference for single family, townhouse or condominium living?
  6. How many bedrooms?
  7. How many bathrooms?
  8. What would be the most compelling reason for you to purchase a particular property?
  9. Which of those amenities would be nice to have but not necessary?
  10. What in your current home would you like to change?
  11. What other amenities would you like? Bes sure to prioritize these items.

The above checklist is for informational purposes only & is not a substitute for legal, tax or other professional assistance.