4 Questions to Ask Neighbors Before Buying a Home

The thought of living in a new home can be incredibly exciting. But how well do you know the kind of dwelling place you are getting, and the people living in there? Neighbors often have good insights into the history of the home and its surroundings. But realistically, potential homebuyers don’t spend enough time thoroughly examining the neighborhood. There's no point in falling for a house in a neighborhood that will not make you happy. Help yourself with questions to ask neighbors before buying a home. If you have kids, remember that the neighborhood affects children, too.

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