In a perfect world, we wish that moving into a new neighborhood would be as easy and joyous as an episode of “I love Lucy” or “Friends”, with colorful characters as neighbors becoming our long-lasting best friends. Unfortunately, reality can be a bit harsher. You may be lucky to find neighbors that don’t belong on an episode of “The Desperate Housewives” or those without a dog who prefers to reserve his/her barking for the hours of 1-5:00 am.
Before you move into your prospective new neighborhood, it’s important to do your homework. A little research can go a long way and spare you a lot of trouble.
Things to think about:
- VA Crime Rates
- Near-by School Districts
- Public Transportation
- Noise and Traffic
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