New Build Homes Essex

If you are in the market for a new build home in Essex you may assume that the property will be in perfect condition and therefore not much due diligence is needed. Whatever kind of property you have decided to invest in you should never make this mistake. It doesn’t matter how much you trust your real estate agent or even your seller – you must always do your homework to make sure that you are getting what you are paying for. For new build homes there are several things that you should look into:
•    Find out what kind of guarantee you get on the roof and on the floor. These are the two most expensive fittings in the home and if they do not last you will soon be spending money on repairs. Before you buy you can bring in a professional to evaluate whether you are getting whether the home has quality flooring and roofing.
•    You should find out what fixtures are included in the deal. The best property development companies install the latest electronics since they are much more environment friendly – they consume less electricity so not only will you be paying less for utilities, you will reduce your carbon footprint in the process.
•    Find out what additions you can make. You may a buy a new build home with the hope of adding to it in the future only to realise that you are not allowed to do it. It is best to ascertain with the building company and your local authorities what you can and cannot do with your new property.
Lastly, make sure that you are dealing with a reputable company such as Hopkins Homes. They have great properties, all which are in excellent condition.