August 15, 2016
Get Smart About School Districts
When you’re buying a new home, one of the hot topics of discussion always seems to be “What school district will service this house?” Of course, if you have school age children, or are planning to start a family, the reason this question is so critical is easy to understand. Every parent wants the best possible education for his or her child, and nothing is more disappointing than finding the perfect house, only to find that the school system that covers it is an absolute disaster. But believe it or not, other factors come into play when you’re looking at the school district that will serve your new neighborhood. Here are some other considerations related to the ever-important school district question:
- The school district will affect the resale price of the home.
- A good school district can protect your home from market fluctuations.
- Better schools usually mean better neighborhoods.
- If appearances matter to you…