Longwood Lake Mary Home Comparison: Things to Look For

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All consumers shopping for real estate - whether new to the process or experienced homeowners - want to buy their ideal house. And, it's easy to lose sight of your goals with all the houses in Longwood or Lake Mary or Daytona Beach, Florida that look like possibilities (list price, location, etc.).

To help you streamline your "likes" list from the computer to the list of houses you visit, take this checklist along when you go shopping for your house. Highlight the items that are most important to you. It'll help you put a home's attributes into perspective and use true to life ways to measure the houses you've been seeing. By completing this list, you'll easily judge the features of two or three homes.

Buying a house is an exciting step. We can offer advice and show you the place that's going to be your next home. Contact us and we can help you make your way to the home of your dreams.
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Property Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Area
Close to Work      
Near Schools      
Close to Shops      
Expressways Nearby      
Minutes Away From Train Stations      
Close to Doctors / Dentists      
Miles Away From Churches      
Garbage Collection      
Street Lights      
Pedestrian Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Amount of Traffic      
Walking / Biking Trails      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
All Utilities Installed      
Neighborhood Rules      
Close to Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Environmental Concerns / Influences      
The Home
Year House Built      
No. of Floors      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Roof Appearance      
Foundation Condition      
Overall Exterior Condition      
Garage Size      
No. of Bathrooms      
No. of Closets      
No. of Bedrooms      
Oil, Gas or Electric Heat      
Insulation      
Central Air Conditioning      
Energy-Conservation Features      
Age of Heating System      
Age of Water Heater      
Capacity of Water Heater      
Age of Electrical Wiring      
Plumbing Condition      
Estimated Water Bill $ $ $
Estimated Heating Bill $ $ $
Estimated Electric Bill $ $ $
Living Spaces      
Fireplace      
Separate Dining Room      
Family Room      
Carpeting - No. of Rooms      
Eat-In Kitchen      
Refrigerator      
Stove / Oven (Gas / Electric)      
Garbage Disposal      
Dishwasher      
Broken / Drafty Windows      
Storm Windows / Screens      
Washer / Dryer Outlets      
Laundry Area      
Finished Basement      
Attic      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Curb Appeal      
Property Line      
Safety (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Expand / Expand House