Selecting Your Home Site

Purchasing or building a home may be one of the largest financial investment decisions an individual will make in their lifetime. One should take great care in selecting a home site.

A few items to consider are:

  1. Is the property zoned for its intended use?
  2. Has a suitable soil and site evaluation for a septic system been obtained?
  3. Will the property meet all zoning setbacks and minimum lot size requirements?
  4. Are services available and adequate? (Fire protection, utilities, school bus routes, snow removal, etc.