Becoming a homeowner can be quite an exciting experience; however, house hunting is not a process without challenges. Depending on your personal preferences, needs, and budget, you need to carefully consider the available offers and settle for the one that makes sense to you. After consulting with a mortgage professional, touring the available houses is the next important step to take before you can make any financial commitments. While you may be clear on what you want or don't want, it is possible to get over-excited when touring a house and forget to consider the things that matter most. Below is a rundown of the important things you should look out for when viewing a property.