Cleveland House Hunting: Things to Look For

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It's a given that house hunters - whether new to the process or experienced homeowners - want to buy their ideal home. And, it's not hard to become overwhelmed with all the homes in Cleveland, Mississippi that seem like good candidates (price, no. of bedrooms, etc.).

So, to help you streamline your "likes" list from online to the list of places you tour, take this 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 features into perspective and use sensible ways to measure the homes you're evaluating. By thinking through this list, you'll easily see at a glance the characteristics of up to three homes. Click here to print this page.

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Bolivar County Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Neighborhood
Close to Work      
Near Schools      
Miles Away From Shops / Restaurants      
Interstates Nearby      
Miles Away From Train Stations      
Miles Away From Physicians      
Minutes Away From Place of Worship      
Garbage Collection      
Traffic Warnings      
Kid Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Type of Traffic      
Walking / Biking Trails      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
All Utilities Available      
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      
Roof Quality      
Foundation Appearance      
Overall Exterior Appearance      
Garage Size      
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 Space      
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 Space      
Converted Basement      
Attic      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Curb Appeal      
Property Boundaries      
Safety (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Expand / Expand House      

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