The resort and second-home marketplace differs in a true number of ways from primary residential marketplace. Buyer attention ranges from little, rustic getaways to extravagance properties, and includes a global clientele and the retirement and investment markets. Purchasing, selling, or managing 2nd homes in a vacation resort, recreational, and/or destination requires understanding of the lifestyle and recreation market, tax therapy of vacation and 2nd homes, and owning a home.

How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?

If you own a second home, chances are it’s not in the neighborhood. And there will be repairs and maintenance tasks, especially if you’re dealing with salt air, snow, or other harsh elements. How will you cope?
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
weekly house check
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
pool maintenance
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
reception of guests
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
garden maintenance
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
arrange building/renovation
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
key holding service
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
general maintenance
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
repairs and problem solving
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
installation of Wi-Fi and TV
How do you maintain a second home if it’s far away?
cleaning & laundry

A Seller Wants Way Too Much for Their Property—What Now?

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"What if a seller wants way too much for their property?" This was a question posed by one of our associates, and while it is a simple one, it’s worth addressing here because sometimes you have to get outside the normal box to get a deal done.

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young African American male sitting in cafe with open book on table and head resting on hand thinking

"What if a seller wants way too much for their property?" This was a question posed by one of our associates, and while it is a simple one, it’s worth addressing here because sometimes you have to get outside the normal box to get a deal done.

View the full article: A Seller Wants Way Too Much for Their Property—What Now? on The BiggerPockets Blog | Real Estate Investing & Personal Finance Advice. This content is Copyright © 2017 BiggerPockets, Inc. All Rights Reserved.


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