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Real Estate Checklist | 7 Questions to Ask Your Real Estate Agent

You may know you want land, but you may not know what to ask when looking for it. That said, here are 7 questions to ask your real estate agent before taking the property plunge.



Buying Real Estate: A Checklist ? Ask your realtor these questions before signing purchasing any piece of property. by: Log Home Design editorial staff You may know you want land, but you may not know what to ask when looking for it. That said, here are 7 questions to ask your real estate agent before taking the property plunge. Utilities: ______ Are municipal hook-ups available for necessities like electricity, water, telephone, gas, sewer and cable? Emergencies: ______ Who will help you in an emergency? A private security service, local authorities or a volunteer force? Is there a 24-hour medical facility nearby? Roads/Bridges: ______ Do area roads get iced over in the winter? If it snows, who plows the roads? Do nearby bridges get washed out when it rains? Covenants: ______ If you’re considering land that’s part of a planned community, are your building plans viable? For private land, will your plans pass local building codes? Area Growth: ______ Is the land you’re considering in an area experiencing growing pains? How’s traffic? What’s the zoning situation? Drainage: ______ Have there been any flooding problems near your lot? Are there rivers, hills or mountains nearby that could drain water onto your property? Area Amenities: ______ Are there supermarkets and/or gas stations nearby where you can stock up on essentials? buying land for your home  
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