As the lazy days of summer come to an end and the new academic year approaches, parents are once again faced with the important decision of finding the right school for their children. For many families, schools play a crucial role in this decision-making process and, if your child is starting a new school next year, now is the time to consider whether your home is in the right location for the best schools. 

OneDome is the property portal that understands the significance of finding a home near a desirable school and, in this blog, we’ll explore how OneDome makes it easier than ever for parents to search for properties based on schools, ensuring a seamless transition into the new academic year. 


The Power of the School Catchment Area 

Choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions parents make. A school’s catchment area refers to the geographic zone from which the school accepts its primary intake of students. Living near a preferred school can greatly impact your child’s educational experience, as it can determine the quality of education, the community they’re part of, and their overall well-being. 

OneDome’s Innovative Approach 

OneDome is revolutionising the way parents search for properties by prioritising the school as a key criterion, allowing you to search by school name as well is the usual location search that you find on most property portals. This targeted search saves time and ensures that parents are presented with options that align with their educational preferences. 

 Our interactive map means you can visualise areas, allowing buyers to make informed decisions about the wider environment. We also offer real-time notifications, alerting parents when new properties near their chosen school become available. This ensures that parents are among the first to know about potential homes, giving them a competitive edge in securing their dream property. 

OneDome provides detailed property listings that include not only information about the house itself but also essential details about the area, including safety, lifestyle, green space, groceries and other information that aids in their decision-making process. 

 As the back-to-school season approaches, parents are gearing up to find the perfect home near the right school for their children. OneDome’s innovative approach to property searching simplifies this process and ensures that parents can focus on what truly matters – securing a wonderful home that aligns with their educational aspirations.