Exterior, House Building Type, Flat RoofLine, and Wood Siding Material 5. "What are the top 10 most important things I must have in a home?" 

"If there are two people buying the home, write your answers down separately, starting with your absolute must-haves," Hoffman explains. “Putting together a list separately can give both parties and the realtor a clear picture of what the perfect home will have for both of you."  Photo 1 of 11 in Top 10 Questions to Ask a Contractor During an Interview from Four Generations and Counting, This House is a Family Affair

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5. "What are the top 10 most important things I must have in a home?"

"If there are two people buying the home, write your answers down separately, starting with your absolute must-haves," Hoffman explains. “Putting together a list separately can give both parties and the realtor a clear picture of what the perfect home will have for both of you."

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