What You Need to Know About Renting
Here at Burleigh Miami Realty we are committed to helping you create your own perfect Lifestyle Property Solution. So come prepared to create our perfect lifestyle. The better prepared you are the more we can help you. Bring references, and all the supporting documents you have like rent receipts to show you are a great tenant.
How long do you expect to live in your new home?
If it’s only for a short time, resale value may be of paramount importance. So consider potential changes in your family’s lifestyle and size, children, grandparents moving in, job changes and these days, the growing trend towards working from home.
Which location is best for you?
Consider convenience and cost of getting to schools, shops and work along with any extracurricular activities important such as sports and hobbies to all household members. This may bring up areas that may have not been considered and eliminate others.
Discuss and establish the price range you can comfortably afford to pay for your new home?
This price range can usually be qualified by contacting your lending institution and or a mortgage broker for a comparison. This will create the financial confidence you need when purchasing your new home.
What style of home will suit you and your family lifestyle needs?
Consider each family members' individual priorities for example what are the privacy and needs of each family member? Do some children or family members enjoy sports, hobbies, activities that may require allocated space whether inside or outside the home? Keep in mind the space needs of children and other family members.
Would you like a low maintenance home or would you consider renovating your new home to suit your lifestyle needs?
If your decision is to renovate you should consider to what level and the effect on your lifestyle needs, as this requires time, expense and effort to renovate and or maintain, and how would this affect your other family lifestyle needs?