10 Most Important Neighborhood Factors According to Home Buyers

  • Quality of the neighborhood: 58%
  • Convenient to job: 44%
  • Overall affordability of home: 41%
  • Convenient to friends/family: 39%
  • Convenient to shopping: 25%
  • Design of neighborhood: 25%
  • Quality of the school district: 24%
  • Convenient to schools: 21%
  • Convenient to entertainment/leisure activities: 21%
  • Convenient to parks/recreational facilities: 19%


The quality of a neighborhood is the most important factor of new home purchases!

Thinking about the items above will help you get a feel for whether or not a certain neighborhood is the right fit for your wants and needs.