What Do You Want In a Neighborhood? [Infographic]

When searching for a home to buy we instinctively weed out certain neighborhoods and covet others based on our preferences and current lifestyle. As some may desire top ranked schools, others may prefer a shorter commute or a more walkable neighborhood.

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Although everyone’s wants and needs may differ, it is interesting to see which attributes of a neighborhood most people desire when searching for their home

Privacy from neighbors came in at the top of the list of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®’s National Community Preference Survey beating out Quality Schools, Walkability, as well as Easy access to freeways. Here are the results of the survey:

What is most important to you in a neighborhood? Let us know what makes your neighborhood so great!

About Daniel Di Matteo

Realtor at CENTURY 21 Award, Daniel was Voted U-T San Diego’s Best Real Estate Agent in 2014. A Husband, Father, and most recently, accomplished Blog writer, which explains your visit today.