What You Should Be Looking for When Touring Apartment Units


Touring an abundance of apartment units can be stressful, especially if you do not know what precisely you’re looking for.

Touring an abundance of apartment units can be stressful, especially if you do not know what precisely you’re looking for. Sure, it is a nice idea to keep an open mind and let yourself explore options that you may not typically go for, but if you do not go into the tour knowing what you should be looking for, then you’re doing yourself a disservice. Read on to discover the important things you should keep an eye out for while touring apartment units!

Apartment Units and Their Amenities

We love all our amazing amenities and know how much value they add to most lifestyles. When you tour any apartment community, always ask to see their amenities. Remember that things like a fitness center, pool, business center, and park can all be constructive to have inside your house. If you pick an apartment community with no amenities, you will have to consider the cost of a gym membership, printer paper, and more.

Size and Space

Let’s be honest, unless you’re working in a construction site or within real estate, it is hard to picture how spacious the apartment is based just on its square footage. When you go on a tour, take a peek around the size of the floorplan and decide whether or not it is enough space for you. You could always ask to see a bigger floor plan if you have to. It is also very important to remember that not all square footage looks precisely the same. You could tour two apartments with the same square footage but different layouts that can significantly impact the comfort of the home.

Apartment Convenience

Convenience is important when it comes to living in your apartment. While you tour an apartment, look out for local shopping centers, schools, grocery stores, and more. If the location is far away from the city, you have to keep in mind the commute you’ll have to take each time you leave the house. Convenience will also extend into the house, so make sure you’re considering which floor your apartment unit will be on, how far away parking will be, and more. These smaller details will greatly affect your overall feeling of happiness at home. There are many aspects you should be taking into consideration while apartment searching. If you have any questions about our apartment units, feel free to ask us or give us a call today!

Come Home to Comfort and Convenience at Prescott Square Apartments

Nestled in the wooded hills of Pikesville, yet just moments away from Baltimore, Reisterstown, Randallstown, Millford Mill, Gwynn Oak, Old Court, Owings Mills, Garrison, Lochearn, and Windsor Mill, Prescott Square Apartments offers spacious apartment living spaces for everyone! We offer two-bedroom homes with wall-to-wall carpeting/hardwood flooring, central A/C, access to oversized patios/balconies, and maintenance whenever you need it. To set up an appointment to take a look at our apartments, call us at 443-213-8584 or visit our website!