A property search is the perfect way to get an idea of how your home might look before you even walk in the door.
It can help you get a better idea of what type of home you want to buy and also give you a better understanding of what you can expect from your home.
There are a number of factors you should consider before you make your decision, including: What kind of property are you looking for?
If you’re buying a property, you might also want to consider whether you’re looking to sell it or lease it.
Is there a home in the area?
Are there any other nearby properties you’re interested in?
Are they currently listed on the property registry?
Are the previous owners happy with the property?
What are the current building codes?
Is there enough space for the entire family?
What type of mortgage or home equity loan are you interested in (not just a credit card)?
Where are you from?
Where do you live?
Where does your family live?
What is your annual income?
Is it within walking distance of a train station or other major urban area?
How much are you willing to pay?
Are you a first-time buyer?
If your budget allows, you may be able to rent a property and get a mortgage, but you might have to consider other options.
The key here is to be able and willing to do the research ahead of time.
How much does it cost?
Does it have an agreed-upon rent?
Is the property available for rent?
Are we prepared to pay the deposit?
Do you have enough space?
Does your family have children or pets?
Are other nearby houses or properties a good fit for you?
Are nearby properties safe?
Are any major roads available?
Do your neighbours live there?
Is your property in a rural area?
Does the property have any other amenities?
Are children allowed?
Are pets allowed?
Do children have to be in the property at all times?
Are residents required to wear a mask?
Are neighbours allowed to leave their homes at all hours of the day?
How many bedrooms do you have?
How large is the property and are there children or dogs allowed?
Does anyone live in the house?
Does a child have to stay in the home at all?
Is a property owned by the government, a charity or a non-profit organisation?
Is that property a holiday home?
If it is, does it have swimming pools?
Does there a gym?
Is anyone allowed to go out?
Does someone have a job?
Are anyone in charge of children?
Is this property used for weddings, funerals or other special occasions?
Does this property have a backyard?
Does family holiday or holiday home on site?
Does property have children’s play areas?
Is anybody allowed to take pictures?
Does anybody live in it?
Does somebody have pets?
Does any one have a dog?
Is everyone allowed to use the property on holidays?
Is someone living in the premises?
Is any part of the property rented?
Are dogs allowed on the premises, even if they aren’t on a leash?
Is every bedroom on the main floor a guest bedroom?
Is all the bedrooms on the second floor rented?
Is no-one allowed to come in or out of the house on the first floor?
Is everybody allowed to sleep on the couch in the bedroom?
Are bedrooms separated from bathrooms?
Do any children or anyone living in a guest room have access to a dog’s cage?
Are animals allowed in the dog’s area?
Is pets allowed in other rooms of the home?
Is an animal allowed in a pet bed?
Is animal care provided at the home in all areas?
Can pets be kept in cages?
Is pet waste allowed to be brought in?
Is dog-proofing in place?
Do pets get water?
Is food available in a dog food container?
Do dogs get treats and toys?
Are dog owners allowed to have pets in their home?
Are cats allowed to roam in the yard?
Is cat litter available for pet owners to use?
Is water available in the cat’s bowl?
Does pet waste need to be disposed of?
Is recycling available for pets?
Do pet food and litter bins are separated from the rest of the yard or are they allowed to collect in the kitchen area?
Do dog owners have to keep a dog in their yard?
Does dogs need to stay at a dog park or pet park?
Is dogs allowed to run on leash at all time?
Are pet owners required to have dogs under 24 months old?
Is children allowed in dog parks or pet parks?
Are owners of pets allowed to own pets?
Can dogs be kept indoors?
Do the owners have pets at all other times?
Do they have pets on leash?
Does dog owners pay for pet food, pet care and litter?
Does pets get food in the dogs’ bowl?
Do owners of dogs pay for dog food and food bags?
Does owners pay to have dog treats in their bowl? Are all