6 Ways to the Inside Scoop on Neighborhoods from Afar

6 ways inside scoop neighborhoods afar

“So what’s the neighborhood really like?” is the invariable secret sauce sought by home shoppers in areas they’re unfamiliar with. And though your local real estate agent is your best resource, it pays to do some research to narrow your search for a home purchase.

If you’re relocating from outside of Austin, or anywhere else, and not able to skulk around the streets in person for intel—subject to dubious looks or worse—there are some far easier ways to get a feel for what living in a neighborhood is really like. Best of all, you can even do them remotely. For starters, you can get local information on various neighborhoods on realtor.com’s site. Then for more juicy details, dip into the resources below.
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