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If the house you’re considering sits lower than its yard and the surrounding properties, and it's in a region that regularly receives rain, it may be subject to drainage problems. If the home is listed with a broker, ask about previous flooding issues. If it’s a for-sale-by-owner listing, visit the local zoning department to find out if the house lies in a floodplain.
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