Alamance County House Hunting List

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Buying a home in Alamance County is no simple task. You want to make the best choice. Whether you're an inexperienced or experienced buyer, this Home Buyers' Checklist classifies many of the determining components to think about when deciding on a house. Aside from the listing price, you want to make sure that the home and the neighborhood measure up to the needs and expectations of your family.

So, to help you narrow your "likes" list from online to the list of houses you visit, take this checklist along when you go shopping for your house. Make note of the items that are most valuable to you. It'll help you put a home's characteristics into perspective and use practical ways to measure the homes you've been evaluating. Keeping this list handy, you can judge the features of two or three homes. Click here to print this page.

Buying a home is a huge investment. We can give you home buying tips on choosing a home that's right for you in Alamance County. Call us, Burlington, North Carolina's real estate experts, at (336) 584-0347 and we can help you make the decision that leads you to the home of your dreams.
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Property Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Neighborhood
Miles Away From the Job      
Minutes Away From Schools      
Minutes Away From Shopping      
Highways Nearby      
Miles Away From Bus Stops      
Miles Away From Physicians      
Near Place of Worship      
Garbage Collection      
Street Lights      
Bike Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Traffic Volume      
Parks      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
Major Appliances Available      
Neighborhood Rules      
Minutes Away From Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Green-Friendly Neighborhood      
The Home
Age of House      
No. of Stories      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Quality of Roof      
Foundation Appearance      
Overall Exterior Quality      
Two-Car Garage      
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      
Quality of Plumbing Pipes      
Estimated Water Bill $ $ $
Estimated Heating Bill $ $ $
Estimated Electric Bill $ $ $
Living Areas      
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 Boundaries      
Safety (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Expand / Expand House      

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