Top 10 Things To Look For In A Neighbourhood - Hamre Real Estate Insights Episode 1
👋Welcome to this week's episode of Hamre Real Estate Insights
🏠🗣️ Today we'll be discussing: TOP 🔟 things to look for when searching for a new neighbourhood. 🔎🏘
When it comes to finding the perfect place to call home, location📌 is everything. It's important to do your research and consider various factors to ensure you're making an informed decision.🔋
Number 1️⃣ on our list is proximity to amenities. This includes schools📚, hospitals🏥, grocery stores🥑🥦, and other daily necessities.
Number 2️⃣ is safety. Check in with the local crime👮♀️🚔 rate and speak with the police department to get a sense of the area's safety 🚔
Number 3️⃣ is transportation🚌. Consider the availability of public transportation and the proximity to major highways if you rely on a car to get around 🚍🛣️
Number 4️⃣ is the local job market. Research a job market👔💼 and overall economic health in the area.
Number 5️⃣ is the quality of the local schools. If you have children or plan to start a family🏃♂️, this is an important factor to consider 🏫
Number 6️⃣ is the age of the condition of the homes in the neighborhood. Look for red flags🚩 such as outdated electrical or plumbing systems.🔌⚡
Number 7️⃣ is the overall aesthetic of the neighborhood🌳. Do the homes🏡 and the streets look well?
Number 8️⃣ is a reset value. Consider the potential appreciation or depreciation of homes📈📉 in the area 💰
Number 9️⃣ is a community look for neighbourhoods with a strong sense of community💪 and involvement.
And finally, number 🔟 is a distance from friends and family. If you're maintaining close relationship with loved ones. It's important for you to consider proximity to their homes.💌
💯That's it for the list of our TOP 🔟 things to look for in a neighborhood. We hope this information helps you in your home search.
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📲This is Steve Hamre from the Hamre Real Estate Team at RE/MAX Affiliates here in Ottawa. 🏙️
Thanks for tuning in and we'll see you next time on Hamre Real Estate Insights 📺