IDENTIFYING YOUR HOME NEEDS
You must determine what it is that you absolutely need
and what it is that you would want to have in your
home. This will enable you to narrow down your search
based upon your requirements.
Create three categories and assign your
requirements under one of these three categories.
Must Absolutely Have: These are all the
features that must be present in the house that you
are about to buy.
List of Features or criteria that you
may consider for requirement analysis:
Would Want to Have: These are all the
features that you would want to have in the house
but are not absolutely necessary.
Good to have (optional): These are all
the features which may be an added bonus in the
house but you can do without.
LOCATION related requirements
Commute Factor: To work, shopping centers, and
General Location: In a neighborhood setting,
lot type, near schools and church
Town/City data: Town/City statistics, schools,
real-estate taxes, property value etc.
Local services: Sewage, water supply, trash
& garbage disposal, Police & Fire
protection, hospital, places of worship, library,
recreation, nearest lake or beach, public
Traffic: Nearby roads, street setting, etc.
Neighborhood: New neighborhood development,
Old house in an established neighborhood etc.
Price Range : decide on an approximate
Style of Home: Single Family, Multi-family,
House Type: Colonial, Split, Ranch,
Size: Square footage of Living-space, Yard
House Age: Brand New Construction, Old house,
House Condition: No work required, needs some
long/short term work, needs a lot of work in
long/short term, needs work before moving in.
Total Number of Rooms
Number of Bedrooms
Number of Baths
Size of rooms
Size of kitchen
Type of foundation: Crawl Space or Slab
Closets: In Master bedroom, in other rooms.
Other storage areas.
Number of Levels
Front & Back Yard: Wooded, Landscaped,
Garage: Attached, Detached, Under, For how
Deck, Porch, Patio, Sun-room
Appliances: Refrigerator, Microwave,
Dishwasher, Laundry Washer & Dryer, Central Vacuum
Other Amenities: Fireplace, Central
air-conditioning, Hardwood floors, Wall-to wall
carpeting, Mud room, Skylights) etc.
Security features: Automatic garage door openers),
Deadbolt locks, Security system.
Special Needs: Wide hallways, High roof, etc.
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