If you are relocating to Colorado for a new job or simply to take advantage of all that the Denver metropolitan area has to offer, consider these practical considerations as you start your search for the perfect community.
3 Important Considerations for a Successful Relocation
Lifestyle: The first step to a successful relocation is to consider how your lifestyle fits with your new home and community. In the Denver area, the choices are endless for finding the type of home that you want, whether it is luxury mountain living in Evergreen or Genesee or a classic Denver bungalow in Cherry Creek or the Highlands. If you are looking for a small town feel, you could consider cities like Boulder, Louisville or Castle Rock. If you’re an equestrian or a golfer, or you prefer a downtown loft, there’s a unique and special home waiting for you!
Realtor J. David Lampe provides relocation services with the team at RE/MAX Alliance. Services include tours of the area to help you get to know Denver and the different lifestyles that prevail in different parts of town. Contact David today for more information.
Daily Life: Recent research says that most homebuyers are willing to have a smaller home so that they can have a shorter commute. How long a commute are do you want? Will you take advantage of local light rail or other public transportation? Also, consider other aspects of your daily life. Do you want to be close to shopping and community resources, like libraries and recreation centers. Exploring the amenities of each community will help you determine what neighborhood might be best for you.
Schools: If you have children, finding a school that is a good fit for your family and is doing well impacts your decision making process. Yet, even if your children are grown or you don’t have children, the school district can sometimes impact property values in the area.
If you are looking for more helpful information about moving to Colorado or need someone to find you a new home, please contact us today.