Why Neighborhoods Matter


Home Value

Homes purchased in areas that have neighborhoods with low crime rates, good public schools, parks, intriguing architecture, and a highly educated population keep their value according to an article in Bankrate.


While some neighborhoods earn fame from being featured in movies, other neighborhoods earn their stars by combining the convenience of public transportation with peaceful suburban lifestyle. Many suburban areas featured in my Communities tab are prime examples.



The most underrated feature of a good neighborhood is community. From your children developing childhood friendships that lead to a good morals and good academics, to living in an area where some of your coworkers live, neighborhoods provide lifelong connections that can boost your material and emotional well being.