Hidden Qualities in South Orange County Homes for Sale
Home buyers shopping in south Orange County for the first time often have sticker shock, and sometimes have to remind themselves that they are buying more than just a house. The beautiful weather, beaches, and other amenities are part of the package - and the price.
Smart buyers quickly move on to finding the best possible home, where their family can thrive and enjoy everything that life has to offer in south Orange County. Some aspects of a home can be entered into an online home search, but there are important qualities of a home that can't be found in an online search.
This infographic was compiled by polling 1,500 real estate agents as to the "hidden" aspects of a home that add to its value and potential comfort for your family.
The top-rated item? No surprise in our part of the world; it is "amazing views." Views do add much to the enjoyment of your home. Located on the edge of the Pacific, buyers tend to think in terms of ocean views, but south Orange County has even more to see. In addition to ocean views, our local terrain allows many homes to enjoy beautiful views of mountains, hills or city lights.
Realtors know that the value of a home is enhanced by many things that can only be discovered by a close look at the home, and a frank discussion with someone knowledgeable about the neighborhood. Being open to your realtor's input during your home search can help you to get the best value for your money, as well as greater pleasure from your Orange County home through the years.
Call me today at 949.633.1612 to discuss what is happening in today’s south Orange County real estate market. I would be happy to give you a personalized comparative market analysis for your home or assist you in purchasing a home.