Looking for a new place to live can be hard enough, and if you’re not familiar with the area, it’s even more difficult. Although it’s tempting to narrow down your options by simply scrolling through homes online, Suburban Jungle, a consulting service that helps clients find their perfect place to live, recommends a “town first” approach. There are a few obvious considerations, such as budget, population, and commute, that can narrow down your search significantly. But Suburban Jungle insists they’re just the beginning. Here’s how it works.