Use this Checklist when Shopping for your New Home...
Buyers may look at dozens of houses before finding the right one. Here's a checklist to guide you through the things to consider when house hunting. Keep notes on each house you see so you can compare.
Annual property taxes:_____________________
Type of house: ___________________________
What you liked BEST: _____________________________
What you liked LEAST: ______________________________
Proximity to schools:
Proximity to main roads:
Close to shopping/transit?
Lot size and shape:
Size and condition of front and back yards:
Number of stories:
Siding type and condition:
Overall condition of exterior:
Garage type and size:
Patio/deck type and condition:
Roof type and condition:
Windows type and condition:
Number of bedrooms/ Number of bathrooms:
Kitchen cabinet type and quantity:
Countertops type and condition:
Floors type and condition:
Wall colours and condition:
Fireplace/wood burning stove:
Electrical wiring and outlets:
Heating type and condition:.
Hot water heater age and condition: