Thinking of buying? This practical checklist will help

Buyer Needs and Wishes Worksheet  

While your opinions on the type of home you want to own may change during the home buying process, use this easy checklist to help you set your priorities and make the home selection process less time consuming.

1. What neighborhoods do you like?

2. What school system(s) would you like to be near?

3. How close do you need to be to:

(a) public transportation

(b) schools

(c) churches/synagogues

(d) highways

(e) neighborhood shopping

(f) parks

4. What architectural style(s) of homes do you prefer?

5. Do you want a one story or two-story house?

6. How old of a home would you consider?

7. How much repair or renovation would you be willing to do?

8. Do you have special facilities or needs that your home must meet?

9. Do you require a fenced yard or other amenities (garage, A/C etc...)


Buyer Needs and Wishes Worksheet

Categorize this list of options by

Must have and Would Prefer Home Preferences

Must Have

Would Prefer

Additional Comments

Yard (size )


Garage (size________)






Bedrooms (number_________)


Bathrooms (number_________)


Family room


Formal living room


Formal dining room


Eat-in kitchen


Laundry room








Spa in bath


Air conditioning


Wall-to-wall carpet


Hardwood floors




Light (windows)




Rakel Saad

Rakel Saad

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