Oklahoma County House Hunting Checklist

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Buying a house in Edmond & OKC Metro is no small task. You want to make the right decision. Whether you're a new or experienced buyer, this Home Buyers' Checklist classifies many of the important elements to consider when deciding on a house. Aside from the asking price, you want to ensure that the house as well as the neighborhood measure up to the needs and expectations of your family.

So, to help you streamline your "possibilities" list from the computer to the list of properties you actually see, take this checklist along when you go shopping for your home. Put an emphasis on the items that are most important to you. It'll help you put things in line and use sound ways to measure the homes you've been touring. Keeping this list handy, you'll easily see side-by-side the features of up to three houses. Click here to print this page.

Buying a home is a new experience, but not an easy decision. We can give you advice about choosing a home that's right for you in Edmond, Oklahoma. Use Castles & Homes and we can help you get on the right track to the home of your dreams.
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Oklahoma County Address      
Listing Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Neighborhood
Close to Work      
Close to Schools      
Minutes Away From Shopping      
Near Interstates      
Near Public Transportation      
Close to Hospitals      
Minutes Away From Place of Worship      
Garbage Collection      
Traffic Warnings      
Bike Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Amount of Traffic      
Walking / Biking Trails      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
Major Appliances Available      
Neighborhood Restrictions      
Near Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Environmental Concerns / Influences      
The Home
Year House Built      
No. of Floors      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Roof Quality      
Quality of Foundation      
General Exterior Quality      
Multi-Car Garage      
No. of Bathrooms      
No. of Closets      
No. of Bedrooms      
Oil, Gas or Electric Heat      
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      
Separate Dining Area      
Family Room      
Carpeting - No. of Rooms      
Eat-In Kitchen      
Stove / Oven (Gas / Electric)      
Garbage Disposal      
Broken / Drafty Windows      
Storm Windows / Screens      
Washer / Dryer Outlets      
Laundry Area      
Converted Basement      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Curb Appeal      
Property Boundaries      
Security (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Ability to Renovate / Expand House      

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