Buying a home? What you DON’T want is as important as what you do want

Buyers usually put together a list of features they want in a home. But knowing what you DON'T want can be just as important. In other words, what features… or lack therof… would immediately rule out a home for you?


Everyone has different preferences and knowing what you don't want can speed up your buying process… you simply ignore any properties that have deal breakers for you.

Deal breakers could be…

  • Airplanes flying overhead
  • Too many steps
  • Yard size
  • Floor plan
  • Proximity to… coffee shop, work, parks, trails, family, schools, medical, transit, highways, etc
  • View, setting
  • YOUR deal breakers…

Sharlene Hensrud, RE/MAX Results 

HomesMSP Team, Minneapolis-St. Paul Buyer's AgentsSharlene, John, Angela


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I love what I do! Highly insightful, analytical and creative, there is nothing I love more than helping you find the right solution for your real estate transition. My mission is to serve my clients with honesty and integrity, exceeding their expectations in service and support… and to help others by donating a portion of every transaction to Habitat for Humanity.

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