So you think you’ve found your dream home? Savvy Dwellers investigates.
You’ve heard the phrase “It’s like night and day”, right? Drive by your potential neighborhood at night – this will give you a good understanding of what it’s like.
Are there random people loitering?
Is it super loud?
Does the rental community have window treatments, or are there sheets hanging in the windows? Sheets do not count as window treatments.
Is there a lot of trash on the property grounds? Are the grounds maintained?
Are the other houses or communities in the area well maintained?
Is the street and grounds well-lit?
Do you see vandalism on buildings, a lot of “For Sale” signs, or abandoned buildings/properties?
Are there railroad tracks nearby?