Denton Home Comparison: Things to Look For

Find the best home for you in Denton with Century 21 Judge Fite Company as your REALTOR - 940-483-1090

The largest secured investment in Denton County is your property. With that opportunity comes a lot of thoughtful decision-making when it comes to picking a home to live in. Using the Home Buyer's Checklist below will help you weigh all of the features of many homes and helps you see what you value as a homeowner.

So, to help you prioritize your "likes" list from online to the list of houses you tour, take this checklist along when you go house hunting. Put an emphasis on the items that are most important to you. It'll help you put a home's features into perspective and use realistic ways to measure the homes you've been looking at now. With this list, you'll easily judge the attributes of up to three homes. Click here to print this page.

Buying a house is nothing to take lightly. I can offer advice and show you a home that's right for you in Denton County. Call Century 21 Judge Fite Company, Denton County's real estate expert, at 940-483-1090 and I can help you make the decision that leads you to the house of your dreams.
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Property Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Community
Miles Away From the Job      
Near Schools      
Miles Away From Stores / Restaurants      
Highways Nearby      
Miles Away From Public Transportation      
Miles Away From Physicians      
Close to Place of Worship      
Garbage Collection      
Traffic Warnings      
Pedestrian Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Type of Traffic      
Parks      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
Major Appliances Installed      
HOA Restrictions      
Close to Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Environmental Concerns / Influences      
The Home
Year Home Built      
No. of Stories      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Roof Quality      
Foundation Condition      
Overall Exterior Quality      
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 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 Space      
Finished Basement      
Attic      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Landscaping      
Property Boundaries      
Safety (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Expand / Expand House