SHOULD BE:
quiet
peaceful
rural setting
near-ish to civilization
near-ish to restaurants
near-ish to culture/educated people
diversity of people
USDA hardiness zone 6 or warmer
proximity to ocean
clean non-polluted air
70+ feet above sea level
20%-ish grade slope on some part that faces south
at least 5 acres
$40,000-$60,000 or so
SHOULD NOT BE:
urban setting
mostly wetlands or swampy
great distance to any town at all
biggoted neighbors
nearby airport with flyovers
flood zone
downwind of dirty power plants
within 50 miles of nuclear power or nuclear weapons
near a landfill
down-stream of large runs of powerlines
MORE that $100k






Topographical Maps
Storm Surge and Sea Level
Temperatures
Wind Map
Nuclear, Trash Incineration, etc.
Superfund and Brownfield Sites