San Antonio, Texas Home Buyer Checklist

Buying a house in San Antonio, Texas is no small task. You want to make the best choice. Whether you're a first-time or experienced buyer, this Home Buyers' Checklist lists many of the important points to note when deciding on a home. Aside from the asking price, you want to be 100% confident that the house plus the neighborhood measure up to the needs and wants of your family.

To help you narrow your "likes" list from the computer to the list of places you tour, take this Home Buyer Checklist along when you go house hunting. Put an emphasis on the items that are most valuable to you. It'll help you put a home's features into perspective and use practical ways to measure the homes you're viewing. By thinking through this list, you can see at a glance the features of two or three houses. Click here to print this page.

Buying a house is an exciting step. I can help you choose the place that's going to be your next home. Call Premier Realty Group, San Antonio, Texas's real estate expert, at 210.641.1400 and I can help you make the decision that leads you to the home of your dreams.
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Property Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Area
Minutes Away From Work      
Miles Away From Schools      
Miles Away From Shops      
Near Expressways      
Minutes Away From Train Stations      
Minutes Away From Doctors / Dentists      
Near Churches      
Garbage Collection      
Traffic Signs      
Pedestrian Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Traffic Volume      
Parks      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
All Utilities Installed      
Neighborhood Restrictions      
Minutes Away From Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Environmental Concerns / Influences      
The House
Age of Home      
No. of Stories      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Quality of Roof      
Foundation Appearance      
Overall Exterior Appearance      
Multi-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 Areas      
Fireplace      
Separate Dining Area      
Family Room      
Carpeting - No. of Rooms      
Kitchen Eating Area      
Refrigerator      
Stove / Oven (Gas / Electric)      
Garbage Disposal      
Dishwasher      
Broken / Drafty Windows      
Storm Windows / Screens      
Washer / Dryer Outlets      
Laundry Area      
Finished Basement      
Attic      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Landscaping      
Property Line      
Security (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Renovate / Expand House