Moving into a new home is filled with plenty of excitement as well as anxiety. It’s bittersweet as you say goodbye to old memories and open a blank chapter in which to record new memories. This is a feeling we experience with our clients on a daily basis as we help them identify, purchase and move into their new dream homes.
What we have noticed especially with our clients doing home purchasing in Aurora, Colorado is that the excitement of a new home sometimes prevents them from seeing the bigger picture. This is why we thought it wise to share these 3 important things to consider before moving to place that you will call home for the rest of your life.
1 The crime rate is low
You obviously want to live in a place where you have peace of mind. A low crime rate will definitely help with this. Knowing that you and your family are safe in your home, your things are safe even when no one is at home, you can go shopping or on a run without worrying about getting mugged. There’s no greater feeling. This is therefore one of the statistics you must have before signing on the dotted line.
2 There is a good community
Humans are social creatures and this comes into play when choosing where to move. It is very important to find out as much as possible about the community before you move into the neighborhood. You want a good community that will both allow you and your family an element of privacy, but at the same time be there when you need them. There is no greater feeling than living in place where residents are actively involved in making their community more awesome.
3 Residential property is on high demand
Usually, when we purchase homes, the intention is to live there for the rest of our lives. However, certain unavoidable circumstances such as a change in jobs may at times require us to move. A place where residential property is on high demand will ensure that when you have to move, selling your home will be much faster and easier, and you will even make a profit due to rising property value which is prompted by demand.
We trust that you will take this into consideration before you make your move.
Feel free to share with us any other factors you consider important that would influence your move.