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What Do The Buy

WHAT DO THEY TYPICALLY BUY IN THE FIRST SIX (6) MONTHS OF NEW HOME OWNERSHIP

New Home owners are looking to make their new purchase their home.  They need help fixing up the place to their personal preferences.

Then, they are ready to explore and are looking for new restaurants to try, fun things to do, places to see and getting their needs met by local businesses.  

Here are just a few of the many purchases made by home owners in the first year of owning their new home

  • FAMILY SPECIFIC NEEDS
    • In home child care services such as Baby sitters
    • Locate a nanny
    • Child care and after school programs
    • Private Schools
    • Grocery markets and delivery services
    • New church to attend for religious services
    • Pediatric and medical doctors for young children
    • Local activity groups to join
  • ATTRACTIONS & ENTERTAINMENT
    • Annual passes to local theme parks
    • Visit amusement centers
    • Cultural places to go like museums, gardens, art gallery
    • Events and festivals like upcoming art shows, food or music festivals,
    • Concerts and grass root live musicians
    • New things to experience like Escape Rooms, Laser Tag, Cosmic bowl
    • Discount tickets to attractions and events
    • Bowling
    • Movie theaters
    • Airboat rides
    • Helicopters
    • Take in a game of cosmic bowling
    • Shoot pool and throw darts
    • Arcades and virtual reality rides
    • Mini golf and glow in the dark
    • Top Golf and driving ranges
    • Fishing charters or guides
    • Golf courses
    • Water sports: jet skis, water skiing, tubing etc
    • Kayaking, paddle boards, or canoe trips
    • Hiking and nature trails
    • Eco tours
    • Beaches and locations
    • Thrill rides like slingshots, roller coasters, etc
  • DINE IN OR GO OUT

    • Themed dinner shows like pirates, medieval knights
    • Comedy clubs
    • Local cuisine unique to the area to try different tastes and cultures
    • Ice cream parlors
    • Coffee shops and cafes
    • Hangout places with food and fun
    • Delivery like Uber Eats, GrubHub, DoorDash, Postmates and more

New Homes Owners will typically purchase some of the following goods to furnish their home

  • FURNITURE
    • Mattresses
    • Living Room sets and/or Sofas
    • Bedroom sets
    • Dining room tables and more
    • Outdoor living room sets and kitchen sets
  • ELECTRONICS
    • Televisions (TVs)
    • Home theater equipment
    • DVD and Blue ray
    • Audio systems, surround sound
    • PC computers, tablets and/or laptops
    • Alexis, Google and other home automation systems
  • TELEPHONE SERVICES

    • VoiP home phones and services
    • Cellular phones and service contracts
    • Home phones
  • CABLE & INTERNET SERVICES

    • Broadband cable company services like Spectrum, ATT Uverse, others
    • Satellite dish TV services like Dish and Directv
    • Satellite internet services like Hughes and others
  • APPLIANCES
    • Kitchen appliances like refrigerators, range, dishwashers, microwaves, ovens,
    • Outdoor appliances like grills, fire pits
    • Upgrade to natural gas appliances where service is available
  • HOME SECURITY

    • Closed circuit television systems
    • Monitored security alarms, and more
    • Internet doorbells like Ring, others
    • Installation of new smoke/gas  detectors
  • INSURANCE COVERAGE

    • Find a new local insurance agency
    • Join local Healthcare networks
    • Health supplemental like LTC, cancer, etc.
    • Dental and vision programs
    • Auto, boat or motorcycle insurance
    • Home Supplemental like wind, flood,
  • BANKING INSTITUTIONS

    • Set up new checking and savings accounts
    • Transfer Money market or CD accounts
    • New business accounts for SOHO
    • Provide personal loans for new purchases
  • FINANCIAL PLANNERS
    • Establish or transfer retirement plans
    • Investment profit from previous home sales equity
    • Purchase new life insurance policies
    • Start saving for their children’s college funds
  • MEDICAL SERVICES
    • Dentist for the entire family
    • Eye care specialists for vision checkup, contacts and glasses
    • Doctors and family care physicians
    • Local hospitals and emergency centers
    • Wellness and women centers
    • Pharmacy prescriptions refilled

PROPERTY IMPROVEMENT SERVICES

New Home Owners will hire contractors to help improve the look and feel of their new home.   They will need some or all of the following services:

INTERIOR DESIGNERS

  • Help create beautiful living space designs
  • Interior decoration
  • Assist homeowners through the remodeling process
  • Assist in furniture and decoration selections with home owners

GENERAL CONTRACTOR

  • Remodel select rooms like kitchens, baths
  • Open up floor plans to improve space in living areas,
  • Add additional living space to their home
  • Convert back yard space into under roof areas

HVAC or MECHANICAL CONTRACTORS

  • Tune up Air conditioning systems refill coolant, operating properly
  • Find annual service agreement providers to be there when they need them
  • Clean and treat HVAC ducts to ensure their clean and operating properly

ELECTRICAL

  • Hang new ceiling fans
  • Install new lighting or change existing fixtures
  • Move and install motion detecting lighting outside
  • Add landscape lighting
  • Add or move switches and electrical outlets
  • Update or add fuses to electrical panel and more

PLUMBING

  • Repair or Change existing toilets and faucets
  • Find and fix leaks in their water systems
  • Unclogging drains and septic lines
  • Assist in light kitchen and bath remodels, moving sinks, drains, faucets

FLOORING

  • Buy new flooring materials:  pads, insulation, floor covering, trim, etc.
  • Installation or new floor covering
  • Repair existing floor coverings such as sanding and staining
  • Carpet cleaning services
  • Tile layers to install floor, bathroom and kitchen backslash

PAINTING

  • Change interior and exterior colors to personal preferences
  • Remove popcorn ceilings
  • Upgrade wall textures
  • Drywall repair

NATURAL GAS

  • Upgrade gas appliances to newer more efficient models
  • Install new gas lines for water heating, cooking and outdoor grills

BACKYARD OASIS

  • Fencing installation and refurbishment
  • Pouring or resurface concrete slabs
  • Brick pavers for walkways and patios
  • Add retaining walls
  • Decking installation or refinishing
  • Screen in back rooms and pool coverings
  • Outdoor kitchen with cabinets, countertops, grill, gas and more
  • brick fire pits and seating areas

CABINETS AND COUNTERTOPS

  • Design and remodel existing kitchen & bathrooms
  • Demolition
  • New custom cabinets
  • New countertops quartz, granite, concrete and more
  • Refinishing existing cabinets and countertops
  • Reuse cabinets in garage or utility sheds

BATHROOM REFINISHING SERVICES

  • Reglaze bathroom tile services to change colors, grout and more
  • Install new tilework
  • Install new tubs, cabinets and counter tops

LAWN & YARD SERVICES

  • Landscaping services for lawn and greenery
  • Lawn care services for mowing and trimming weekly
  • Pest control services for indoor and outdoor treatments

SWIMMING POOL SERVICES

  • Swimming pool installation, refurbishment or additions like spas, hot tubs
  • Pool and spa cleaning services
  • Repair screen enclosures

INTERIOR SERVICES

  • Window treatments to match the new paints
  • Closet and garage organizers
  • Cleaning maid services

AUTO REPAIR AND UP KEEP

  • Auto repair and preventative maintenance centers
  • Car washes with membership plans
  • Oil change and quick lube services
  • New or used car dealerships
  • New tires and brakes

FAMILY SPECIFIC NEEDS

  • In home child care services such as Baby sitters or a nanny
  • Child care centers
  • Private Schools
  • New church to attend for religious services
  • Pediatric and medical doctors for young children
  • Local activity groups to join

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