Asheboro, North Carolina Home Buying: Things to Look For

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Purchasing a home in Asheboro is no simple task. You want to make the best choice. Whether you're a fresh or experienced buyer, this Home Buyers' Checklist classifies some of the pertinent points to consider when deciding on a house. Aside from the asking price, you want to ensure that the house and the neighborhood surpass the needs and desires of your family.

To help you prioritize your "good enough" list from the computer to the list of properties you tour, take this checklist along when you go house hunting. Make note of the items that are most important to you. It'll help you put things into perspective and use sensible ways to measure the homes you've been viewing. Keeping this list handy, you can see all at once the attributes of two or three homes. Click here to print this page.

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Home Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Neighborhood
Near Work      
Near Schools      
Minutes Away From Shops      
Interstates Nearby      
Close to Bus Stops      
Miles Away From Physicians      
Minutes Away From Churches      
Garbage Collection      
Traffic Warnings      
Pedestrian Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Amount of Traffic      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
Major Appliances Installed      
Neighborhood Rules      
Close to Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Green-Friendly Neighborhood      
The Home
Year Home Built      
No. of Floors      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Roof Condition      
Foundation Condition      
General Exterior Quality      
Multi-Car Garage      
No. of Bathrooms      
No. of Closets      
No. of Bedrooms      
Oil, Gas or Electric Heat      
Central Air Conditioning      
Energy-Conservation Features      
Age of Heating System      
Age of Water Heater      
Capacity of Water Heater      
Age of Electrical Wiring      
Plumbing Quality      
Estimated Water Bill $ $ $
Estimated Heating Bill $ $ $
Estimated Electric Bill $ $ $
Living Areas      
Separate Dining Space      
Family Room      
Carpeting - No. of Rooms      
Eat-In Kitchen      
Stove / Oven (Gas / Electric)      
Garbage Disposal      
Broken / Drafty Windows      
Storm Windows / Screens      
Washer / Dryer Outlets      
Laundry Area      
Finished Basement      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Property Line      
Safety (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Ability to Renovate / Expand House