St. Clair County and Macomb County House Hunting List

Find the best home for you in St. Clair County and Macomb County with Frank Realty Experts as your real estate agent - (810) 765-4005

The biggest secured investment in St. Clair County and Macomb County, Michigan is a house. With that decision comes a lot of careful decision-making when it comes to choosing a house to live in. Using the Home Buyer's Checklist provided helps you wade through all of the characteristics of two or three houses and helps you identify what really matters to you in a house.

To help you streamline your "contender" list from online to the list of places you actually see, take this checklist along when you go shopping for your home. Make note of the items that are most valuable to you. It'll help you put a home's characteristics into perspective and use true to life ways to measure the homes you're viewing. Keeping this list handy, you can judge the features of two or three homes. Click here to print this page.

Buying a house is nothing to take lightly. We can give you advice about choosing a home that's right for you in St. Clair County and Macomb County. Call Frank Realty Experts, St. Clair County and Macomb County, Michigan's real estate experts, at (810) 765-4005 and we can help you make the decision that leads you to the house of your dreams.
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Home Address      
Asking Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Neighborhood
Near Work      
Close to Schools      
Close to Shops      
Interstates Nearby      
Near Train Stations      
Near Doctors / Dentists      
Minutes Away From Churches      
Garbage Collection      
Traffic Warnings      
Bike Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Amount of Traffic      
Playgrounds      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
Major Appliances Installed      
HOA Rules      
Close to 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      
Quality of Roof      
Foundation Condition      
General Exterior Condition      
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      
Plumbing Quality      
Estimated Water Bill $ $ $
Estimated Heating Bill $ $ $
Estimated Electric Bill $ $ $
Living Spaces      
Fireplace      
Separate Dining Room      
Family Room      
Carpeting - No. of Rooms      
Eat-In Kitchen      
Refrigerator      
Stove / Oven (Gas / Electric)      
Garbage Disposal      
Dishwasher      
Broken / Drafty Windows      
Storm Windows / Screens      
Washer / Dryer Outlets      
Laundry Room      
Finished Basement      
Attic      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Curb Appeal      
Property Boundaries      
Security (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Expand / Enlarge House