Phone: 239.540.7007
As a future homeowner, we know that you have many plans for your new property and you are probably picturing how to decorate or remodel it. Customizing your home is one of the many advantages of owning a house, however, there’s one thing you can’t change and that’s the area where you will live. For this reason, at Schutt Law Firm in Fort Myers, we would like to share a few ideas to choose the right neighborhood. 

Your Needs

It’s crucial that you establish from the beginning what kind of amenities you want to have in your neighborhood, such as schools, parks, or restaurants. Set your priorities and look for an area that adapts to your needs. It’s important that you assess the performance of the potential neighborhoods and compare them. 


You can find on the internet many answers to your questions, and the most important is the security, check the crime rate reports and visit the area at different days and time. This will allow you experience the atmosphere of the community and discover whether the neighborhood adapts to your lifestyle. 


A somehow neglected feature of choosing a neighborhood, is calculating how much time your commute will take. Remember that your quality of life is affected by this detail. If possible, try making the commute during rush hours to find out how is the traffic. Also, check for public transportation in the area. 

You will be spending the next years in your neighborhood and you definitely want to feel comfortable and secure, so don’t forget these simple ideas that will help you make the right choice. Also, be sure to read this previous post on searching for the right home.   

Don’t forget to protect the effort this investment represents. If you are looking for title insurance in Fort Myers, think about Schutt Law Firm. Our team is highly qualified to provide you with the legal guidance you need throughout the real estate process. For further information about our services, please call 239-540-7007.