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.
     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.
 List of Features or criteria that you may consider for requirement analysis:
    LOCATION related requirements

     Commute Factor: To work, shopping centers, and schools.
     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 transportation, parks
     Traffic: Nearby roads, street setting, etc.
     Neighborhood: New neighborhood development, Old house in an established neighborhood etc.

    HOUSE requirements

     Price Range : decide on an approximate price range
     Style of Home: Single Family, Multi-family, Condominium etc.
     House Type: Colonial, Split, Ranch, Contemporary
     Size: Square footage of Living-space, Yard size.
     House Age: Brand New Construction, Old house, etc.
     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
     Attic: Finished/Unfinished
     Closets: In Master bedroom, in other rooms. Other storage areas.
     Number of Levels
     Front & Back Yard: Wooded, Landscaped, Waterfront, etc.
     Garage: Attached, Detached, Under, For how many cars
     Deck, Porch, Patio, Sun-room
     Appliances: Refrigerator, Microwave, Dishwasher, Laundry Washer & Dryer, Central Vacuum etc.
     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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