General RE Questions (Buyers)

Where do you want to buy property? 

Is there any specific part of the city/area that you prefer? 

If you have children, is there a specific school or school district you’d prefer to live in/near? 

Do you have pets?  

Do you need to sell a property before you can purchase another?

Are you currently in a lease? If yes, when does it expire? 

How soon do you want/need to be in a new home? 

Are you interested in a new home, a resale home, or both?

Do you or any members of your family have any disabilities, conditions, or other circumstances that would require specific home features?

Financing and Pricing

Have you arranged financing yet? 

Do you need assistance in locating financing? 

Have you been pre-qualified, pre-approved, or otherwise informed as to what your maximum purchase amount is? 

Do you have enough funds in your account to cover earnest money (typically 1 percent of the purchase price)? 

Will you require down payment assistance?

Your Home

In your new home, what style of home would you prefer? Ranch, Split level, etc.

What square footage do you prefer? 

Do you want a basement? If yes, which style? UNFINISHED PARTIALLY FINISHED TOTALLY FINISHED WALK-OUT.

Open floor plan? 

An office or study?   

Formal dining room?  

Patio/deck? 

Do you want a garage? If yes, how many garage spaces? 1 2 3 4+ 

What size lot would you prefer? SPECIFIC ACREAGE 

Are there any other specific features that were not addressed in this questionnaire that you would like to be factored into your property search? 

Are you currently working with another real estate agent? If yes, Are you in an Exclusive Buyer Agency Contract with another agent?