A house could be the perfect fit for a buyer but the neighborhood is just as important. According to the National Association of Realtors buyer and seller survey taken 64% of individuals cited neighborhood as one of the most important factors. Additional attributes that were deemed important were:
- Convenience to jobs: 50% of these buyers ~ 78% said that the cost of transportation was very important
- Overall affordability of homes : 43% your real estate agent can inform you of price appreciation trends in order to give you an idea of how solid your investment is or will be.,
- Convenience to family and Friends: 37% ~ with time and money being limited people prefer to live near the places they frequent as well as have access to public transportation.
- Quality of the school district 26% ~ local school districts that are recognized for their excellence add value to the surrounding neighborhoods and are an important selling point for homes on the market.
Cidalia Mendonce Matukas
Keller Williams Realty