The (Property) Value Of An Education

School Yourself: Districts Impact Your Value

When you are looking for a home as a young professional or an empty nester, you may not think that finding a property by the right school districts is a priority. If, however, you are planning to sell your home in the future, you should know that the right school district could make a significant impact on the property value of your home.

For starters, and perhaps most obviously, when you get ready to sell your home parents will be more inclined to check out your property if it is located in a good school district. Buying far from a school or in a bad district can exclude a whole market of buyers. Since parents of young children are often financially comfortable and looking for more space, you do not want to lose out on this important market.

Furthermore, even if you never plan to use the schools, buying in a good district can shore up your property value. When the market gets rocket, the demand for homes in good school districts stays high. By buying in such an area, you ensure you will not have trouble finding a buyer for your property. Since you want to guarantee a solid return on investment, prioritizing being near a good school shows long-term thinking.

Ultimately, buying in a good school district can help keep your property value high and cultivate a healthy market of buyers when you are ready to sell.

Do you know which Contra Costa school district is best, and which are up and coming? To get guidance to the right district, contact Stella Tsakonas. Serving Lafayette, Orinda, Moraga, Alamo, Walnut Creek, Danville, and all the communities in between, I am here to meet your Contra Costa real estate needs by finding you dream home by the right California schools. Call me today!