Picking The Right Neighborhood
You’re in the market to buy. You’ve probably given a lot of thought to the type of home you want as well as your budget and buying price range. There’s an additional topic, though, that requires your careful consideration. Which neighborhood is right for you?
Neighborhoods vary as widely as the people that live within them. Some have diligent HOA’s with strict rules of appearance and conduct, while others are more lax … sometimes to the detriment of home values.
It’s important to research the neighborhood where you’re considering purchasing a home. You want an area that fits your needs, personality, and social habits. These factors can influence your overall happiness just as much as that updated master bath or outdoor kitchen.
Are you looking to buy? Check out our Homeownership Simplified section a for information & tips on buying a house in Washington State as well as our handy calculators to figure out potential mortgages, closing costs, and more!