3 Tips To Help You Find The Perfect Property For Your New Vacation Home

When my youngest child moved out, I was left living in a large home by myself. Weekend visits from the grandchildren only filled the space part of the time. The home became more of a burden as each day passed. It was not until I was working with my real estate agent to sell my home and find a smaller home did I realize that there were so many others in the same position. I created this blog to help other empty nesters explore their options for downsizing and to provide guidance on finding a new home that fits in more with their lifestyle.

3 Tips To Help You Find The Perfect Property For Your New Vacation Home

3 Tips To Help You Find The Perfect Property For Your New Vacation Home

14 September 2016
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Real Estate, Blog


If you want to build your assets to pass on from generation to generation, a good investment that you may want to consider is a vacation home. To get started, you will probably want to find a property that has all the features you want, as well as enough land for the family to enjoy. Here are some tips to help you find the perfect piece of property to build you vacation home on.

1. Deciding Where You Want Your Property To Be Located

You may want to have a property in a rural area, or you may want to be located closer to town. The first thing you will want to decide is how far you want to be from civilization. Rural areas can give you more peace and relaxation and are usually less expensive. The more suburban properties will cost a little more, but they will have services and resources that you probably won't have in some of the more rural areas.

2. Finding Single Lots Available In Rural Areas Away From Developments

If you want to be in a rural area, there are many options to buy properties and lots. If you want to look for a small property, look for a lot that has a few acres and the features you want. You may also want to consider looking for lots for sale that are connected and already divided. This can give you the option to buy adjacent lots for other family members or to sell later as an investment.

3. Deals On Properties In Developments That Have Not Been Built

There are also property developments that have not been built out yet. These are worth considering if you want to be near a town or city. It is important to remember that these developments will eventually be built out, so you can invest in several lots to make your property larger. You may also want to look for lots that border undeveloped land for a little more privacy and seclusion. For smaller subdivisions, you may be able to buy all the lots for a complete property that already has infrastructure installed.

These are some tips to help you find the perfect piece of property to build your vacation home on. If you are ready to start building a vacation home, contact a real estate agent and talk with them about lots for sale that fit your needs. 

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Home Buying Tips for Empty Nesters

When my youngest child moved out, I was left living in a large home by myself. Weekend visits from the grandchildren only filled the space part of the time. The home became more of a burden as each day passed. It was not until I was working with my real estate agent to sell my home and find a smaller home did I realize that there were so many others in the same position. I created this blog to help other empty nesters explore their options for downsizing and to provide guidance on finding a new home that fits in more with their lifestyle.

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