For potential homebuyers, the days of leisurely touring weekend open houses are on hold. Even as coronavirus restrictions begin to lift, virtual tours are still happening, and buyers and agents are being selective about in-person showings.
If you’re relying on video footage or trying to get in and out of a property quickly, it’s easy to focus on the interior and forget that there’s a world outside that needs to be explored. Here are some exterior features you don’t want to miss.
Driveways and walkways
While a long, tree-lined driveway is picturesque, remember that it is also the homeowners responsibility to clear that snow. If hours of snowblowing every year doesn’t appeal to you, you may want to rethink a long driveway in Michigan.
And check the condition of both the driveway and walkways.