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Tips to check home while going on an open home


So you are ready to step up on the property ladder as you are buying your home. Buying a home is a tough task especially when you are naive in the property world. Thing rational, think prudently while buying a home. You can take help of home valuer too if needed as their experience can help you to get the right home. So if you are going on open home inspection then you must take home valuer with you. If it is not possible for you then keep some points in your mind while going for an open home.

Here we have listed down some points which one should remember while going on open home –

Location – While we buy a home everyone will say location matters. Of course you are not only buying a home but also you are buying an area and neighborhood which denotes you. So try to choose the place which is peaceful, where crime rates are low and where you and your family can live safely. It is advisable to buy in a location where proximity to schools, hospitals, and public transport is easy. A vendor is not going to tell you about the crime rates (if any) you have to make an inquiry regarding this before buying a right home.

Unbearable noises – Noises put the direct impact on your living standard and can make your life miserable. So before finalizing the home make sure to check the level of noise at the different time. Noisy party street, noisy neighbors, a noise of the main road and railway track near you can make your life miserable. Check these noise levels while you are on open home. You can even go on weekends nights to see this.

Check strength and structure of the building – While you are going on open home you can take your structural engineer with you who can check the home’s structure, quality of building materials used, the strength of the building etc. Thus after moving into the home, you will not have to face the problems related to building the structure.

You can take home valuers too on inspection to check the issues related to water, plumbing, electrical, pest infestations and more. These common flaws can make your life miserable so check twice before you buy. An open home inspection is a great opportunity to check all this.

Go with something different – Try to look for a home which has something new to offer you like – home with solar panels, green lush garden, two-car garage space, front yard or backyard with an open living area, a playing room for children or anything else like that.

These different features have their own benefits one should not leave a home which bestows you with such different feature.

Solar panels reduce your energy bills to a much extent, the green lush garden gives you a space to relax in your spare time these features are remarkable one. Check it on open house inspection day and don’t forget to take home valuer with you. A valuer can help you well in choosing the right home

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