Location, location, location

A great professional Realtor will be able invaluable in this area. Being familiar with areas, school districts, cities and the like are important factors when performing a home search. Location certainly affects a homes current and future value but most important it affects your families life style. Creating a targeted search built around the parameters that are important to you will greatly reduce the time and potential aggravations that sometimes accompany the search process. Public sites are often not updated with the current status of properties and even have in-accurate data (hard to write about a local Southern California neighborhood from Illinois or somewhere back east). 

  • Urban, suburban or rural
  • Commute time
  • School districts
  • Desirable neighborhoods
  • Proximity to the airport
  • Proximity to restaurants and retail
  • Access to major highways and thoroughfares
  • Access to public transportation
  • Health care facilities
  • Parks and recreation
  • Length of time you plan to live in the home (Your agent should be knowledgeable about growth trends and projections that could affect your investment.)

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Based on information from California Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. as of . This information is for your personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties you may be interested in purchasing. Display of MLS data is usually deemed reliable but is NOT guaranteed accurate by the MLS. Buyers are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information and should investigate the data themselves or retain appropriate professionals. Information from sources other than the Listing Agent may have been included in the MLS data. Unless otherwise specified in writing, Broker/Agent has not and will not verify any information obtained from other sources. The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent.