Inspection Period – STEP 5 – OTHER THINGS TO CONSIDER

Take this time to also check out other items that might be important to you as a buyer.

  • Schools
    • Schools might not be important to you but they might effect you in the future when you try to re-sell.
  • Neighborhood
    • Go by the home at different times of the day
    • Talk to the neighbors and ask how they feel about the area
    • Drive around and check out the overall condition of the homes and community
    • Google the property address and see what comes up
  • Amenities
    • Tour the community amenities 
    • Drive around the surrounding are to see what’s around: grocery stores, department stores, etc.
  • Crime reports
  • Read the seller’s disclosures thoroughly. Ask questions as needed
  • Check out the Home Association. If you are planning on having something installed outside the home, check with the HOA first.

Next Step – Inspections are complete, now what?