Home buyers insurance checklist

What to ask when viewing a house

Ask the right questions with our handy viewing checklist

First impressions count when you're buying a new home. Our handy home buyer's checklist can help you out with the rest, and may even help you improve your bargaining position. Find out what you should look for when viewing a property, and what questions to ask.

Home buyers checklist

Knowing what work you may need to do when you move in can help you avoid unexpected bills for emergency repairs. Our checklist gives you practical advice on what to look for in the following key areas:

  • central heating and radiators
  • electrics and alarms
  • windows and doors
  • household pests
  • roof and loft
  • drains
  • damp

Download the home buyer's checklist (PDF)

Protect your home with Home Membership from the AA

Even if you've done your homework on a property, things can still go wrong – so it makes sense to protect your home against unexpected household emergencies.

Our Home Membership gives you 24-hour access to a network of expert tradesmen who can help you with a wide range of heating and home emergencies, and with routine repairs too.

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Home insurance

Great standard cover with flexible extras to suit your needs