Estate Agent today states the top ten reasons for walking away from a property:
Noisy neighbours – 47%
Loud area – 45%
By a main road – 44%
Thin internal walls – 43%
Near an airport – 41%
Hard to park nearby – 40%
Lack of storage options – 38%
Ceilings being too low – 35%
Steep stairs – 34%
Poor Wifi – 33%
Picky buyers are walking away from property deals after realising the internet connection at a property is poor, research claims.
A poll by broker First Mortgage has uncovered the main reasons why a buyer may reject a property purchase, with 80 per cent of Brits admitting they are picky.
The most popular reason for walking away among half of respondents was noisy neighbours or living in a loud area.
A quarter said they would snub a deal if floorboards creak, while 43 per cent wouldn’t be interested if they found the walls were too thin.
A third would be put off by issues such as dogs barking in the area and 22 per cent would be deterred by trees hanging into the garden.
When looking for a home, it is important to envisage what it is like to live there 365 days a year, if a dog in the neighbourhood is barking nonstop every day, this could become an issue. A property is likely to be the most expensive single purchase you ever make, being picky is essential.
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