Burleson, Texas Home Buyer: Things to Look For

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The biggest source of capital you'll have in Johnson County is your house. With that decision comes a lot of careful decision-making when it comes to choosing a home to live in. Using the Home Buyer's Checklist provided helps you see side-by-side all of the attributes of up to three homes and helps you identify what you really want in a house.

So, to help you narrow down your "likes" list from online to the list of houses you visit, take this Home Buyer Checklist along when you go house hunting. Make note of the items that are most important to you. It'll help you put a home's characteristics into perspective and use sound ways to measure the houses you've been looking at now. By thinking through this list, you'll easily judge the characteristics of two or three houses. Click here to print this page.

Buying a house is a major decision. We can give you home buying tips on choosing the place that's your best fit. Use Top Texas Realty and we can help you make the decision that leads you to the house of your dreams.
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Johnson County Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Neighborhood
Miles Away From Work      
Miles Away From Schools      
Miles Away From Shops / Dining      
Highways Nearby      
Near Public Transportation      
Close to Hospitals      
Near Churches      
Garbage Collection      
Traffic Warnings      
Bike Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Amount of Traffic      
Playgrounds      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
Major Appliances Available      
Neighborhood Restrictions      
Close to Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Green-Friendly Neighborhood      
The House
Year House Built      
No. of Stories      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Roof Condition      
Quality of Foundation      
General Exterior Condition      
Two-Car Garage      
No. of Bathrooms      
No. of Closets      
No. of Bedrooms      
Oil, Gas or Electric Heat      
Insulation      
Central Air Conditioning      
Energy-Conservation Features      
Age of Heating System      
Age of Water Heater      
Capacity of Water Heater      
Age of Electrical Wiring      
Quality of Plumbing Pipes      
Estimated Water Bill $ $ $
Estimated Heating Bill $ $ $
Estimated Electric Bill $ $ $
Living Room      
Fireplace      
Separate Dining Space      
Family Room      
Carpeting - No. of Rooms      
Eat-In Kitchen      
Refrigerator      
Stove / Oven (Gas / Electric)      
Garbage Disposal      
Dishwasher      
Broken / Drafty Windows      
Storm Windows / Screens      
Washer / Dryer Outlets      
Laundry Room      
Finished Basement      
Attic      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Landscaping      
Property Boundaries      
Security (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Expand / Enlarge Home      

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