It’s an extremely difficult task to choose the perfect location for your new home. There are so many different aspects to think about. School, work, and distances to the nearest grocery store or gas station may all have an impact on where you want the location of your new home to be. If you have young children, perhaps you’ll want to live close to an elementary school so you’ll be able to walk them there or back. If you live further than a walk from the nearest school, you’ll want to know if there will be buses that can pick your kids up and drop them off. Depending on the location of your job, you might want to be close enough so that you’re able to get home quick in case of an emergency.
In terms of location, everyone wants to live in a nice, safe environment so I would suggest putting neighbourhood at the top of your list for things you want to think about. Find out if there are lots of families or if the place is full of seniors or young people.
The last thing you want to do is move to a new place and then find out afterwards that it’s not a safe environment or that you don’t get along with your neighbours. Always do enough research so that you won’t be surprised when you first move in!