Anchorage, Alaska House Hunting List

Find the best home for you in Anchorage with Suburban Realty as your agent - (907) 248-3606

The largest secured investment in Anchorage, Alaska is a home. With that choice comes a lot of careful decision-making when it comes to picking a house to live in. Using the Home Buyer's Checklist here will help you compare all of the attributes of up to three houses and helps you get down to what you care about in a place to live.

So, to help you narrow your "contender" list from the computer to the list of places you visit, take this checklist along when you go shopping for your home. Make note of the items that are most valuable to you. It'll help you put things in line and use real life ways to measure the houses you're looking at now. With this list, you'll easily compare and contrast the characteristics of up to three houses.

Buying a home is a new experience, but not an easy decision. We can help you choose a home that you'll love. Call Suburban Realty, Anchorage, Alaska's real estate experts, at (907) 248-3606 and we can help you make the decision that leads you to the house of your dreams.
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Home Address      
Listing Price $ $ $
Real Estate Taxes $ $ $
The Area
Miles Away From the Job      
Minutes Away From Schools      
Minutes Away From Shops      
Interstates Nearby      
Close to Train Stations      
Miles Away From Physicians      
Minutes Away From Churches      
Garbage Collection      
Street Lights      
Bike Friendly      
Streets / Alleys Well-Maintained      
Traffic Volume      
Parks      
Neighbors' Properties Well-Maintained      
Major Appliances Available      
HOA Restrictions      
Miles Away From Airports / Trains      
Area Zoned Residential      
Near Industry      
Proposed Special Assessments      
Green-Friendly Neighborhood      
The Home
Age of Home      
No. of Floors      
Wood Frame, Brick Frame or Siding      
Quality of Roof      
Foundation Quality      
Overall Exterior Appearance      
Multi-Car Garage      
No. of Bathrooms      
No. of Closets      
No. of Bedrooms      
Oil, Gas or Electric Heat      
Insulation      
Central Air Conditioning      
Energy-Conservation Features      
Age of Heating System      
Age of Water Heater      
Capacity of Water Heater      
Age of Electrical Wiring      
Quality of Plumbing Pipes      
Estimated Water Bill $ $ $
Estimated Heating Bill $ $ $
Estimated Electric Bill $ $ $
Living Areas      
Fireplace      
Separate Dining Space      
Family Room      
Carpeting - No. of Rooms      
Eat-In Kitchen      
Refrigerator      
Stove / Oven (Gas / Electric)      
Garbage Disposal      
Dishwasher      
Broken / Drafty Windows      
Storm Windows / Screens      
Washer / Dryer Outlets      
Laundry Room      
Finished Basement      
Attic      
Sump Pump / Drainage      
Connected to Sewer System      
Patio / Deck      
Backyard Fence      
Curb Appeal      
Property Line      
Safety (dead bolts, detectors)      
Building Code      
Compliance      
Ability to Expand / Expand Home      

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