10 Things to Know About Your New Neighbourhood – # 1 & 2
February 2, 2010
Number 1 – What are the neighbours like?
Take time to get a feel for the locals and how you might fit in. Does the area attract empty nesters and retirees, for example, or is it characterized by young families? A real estate professional can help inform you about demographic trends.
Number 2 – Does it fit your lifestyle?
Your homebuying checklist may include amenities that are must-haves for your lifestyle, such as access to public transit, a strong community centre, a place of worship, or even a great dog-walking park for your pooch.