Buyers April 4, 2023

What to Look for When Viewing a Home:



When viewing a home, here are some things to look for:

  1. Overall condition: Check for signs of wear and tear.  Look for water damage or any other potential issues.
  2. Layout: Make sure the layout of the home suits your needs.
  3. Size: Determine if the size of the home is appropriate for your family.
  4. Storage: Check for storage space.  Incuding closets, cabinets, and the garage.
  5. Lighting: Check the natural lighting.  Also, light fixtures to make sure the house is well-lit.
  6. Neighborhood: Investigate the neighborhood. You want to look for safety, noise, and proximity to amenities.
  7. Exterior: Check for any issues with the exterior.  Including the roof, gutters, and foundation.
  8. HVAC system: Check the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system. You want to ensure it’s in good condition.
  9. Plumbing: Check for leaks and water pressure.
  10. Electrical: Check for any outdated electrical systems or potential safety hazards.

By using this checklist, you can help ensure that you make an informed decision when buying a home.