14 Things to Consider Before Buying a Home
When you see a house that seems exactly what you’re looking for, you’ll feel the impusle to make an offer right away. A beautiful, airy and relaxing house can make buyers easily fall in love with it. But don’t allow your emotions to make you forget about what’s real.
Leslie Levine, author of “Will This Place Ever Feel Like Home?” says, “Sometimes we want something so badly, we’re not willing to ask all the questions we should.”
A beautiful house may only mean a beautiful facade. A closer inspection is necessary to ensure that this is really the house you want. You may see a basketball hoop over the garage and assume the neighborhood is great for kids. But a closer inspection may show that it’s rusted and hasn’t seen a ball in a decade, and that other yards in the neighborhood have no jungle gyms or tire swings out back, Levine says.
As you can see, this list can seem overwhelming, but in reality…
…it’s just a sample of many things to think about when buying a home in Mcallen, Tx.
This is why I stress to people that they need an experienced Real Estate agent helping them when buying a home.