Starting Your Geauga County Home Search

Are you starting your home search in Geauga County? If so, the O’Reilly Team, based in Chardon, Ohio, in the heart of Geauga County, is here to serve as a resource. We have some advice for beginning your search.

OreillyTeam-CircleMasterFile5-Nov15Explore the area. Whether you are relocating from another part of Ohio or from out of state, or you are a Geauga resident looking for a new home to better fit your family’s needs, it is important to take some time to explore the county. Geauga County is roughly 400 square miles, and unique in that there are homes to meet any need or preference, from more rural properties to developments to more urban areas, like Chardon City or Chagrin Falls Village. Even if you have lived in the county for years, it will be important to rediscover the area.

Consider travel times. Do you commute to work in downtown Cleveland or Akron? If so, having access to or being near the highway may be of great importance to you. When determining the potential location for your new home, keep in mind the time it will take to commute to work or school or other frequently visited locations.

Hire an experienced Realtor. Once you have familiarized yourself with the county and determined locations that would meet your family’s needs, it is time to hire an experienced Realtor to help you define your search. Your Realtor will work closely with you to determine your wants and needs in a property, firm your budget and desired price range, and begin to find properties that would work for your specifications.

View available properties. Now it is time to begin viewing available properties in Geauga County. Use an online search tool to begin to identify homes that may be of interest, or view your Realtor’s featured properties. Your Realtor will also be looking for properties that would be of interest to you and your family.

Start your home search in Geauga County today! Contact O’Reilly Team to begin.