DREAM HOME FOR YOU
By Margarita Gazivoda Kocovic, Realtor, Westchester NY Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty Group)
When you think about your dream home, are you seeing the house or the neighborhood it's in?It's easy to get caught up in bedroom and bathroom counts when you're shopping for a new home, but the biggest choice you're going to make in the process is, of course, the ‘where’ question. So how do you find the home that's going to be the perfect fit for your whole lifestyle?Here are three of my favorite tips to see if an area or a particular area is right for you: Check out the basic stats. What is the median sale price of homes in a given neighborhood? How do the local and nearby schools perform? What amenities are nearby? How popular is the neighborhood in today's market? See what the neighbors are doing. Get a sense of local activities, and see if it looks like a place with frequent block...