Have you done your research? You need to be aware of the common mistakes people make when buying a home to retire in.
Making a mistake when buying one can lead to serious, long-term implications. You certainly don’t want any of those.
Here are some pitfalls buyers have fallen into. Don’t make the same mistakes 🙂
Before you retire, you should have a plan on where you are going to settle and what kind of home are you going to buy. Do you already have an idea on how you are going to spend your retirement fund and how much are you going to save? Having concrete plans can help you avoid detours when pursuing the kind of life you want once you retire.
If you don’t have any, you will just spend your days dreaming of a great retirement home without having any idea on how you are going to get it.
You can always change a house, but you can never change its location.
Choosing a place in retirement to call home is no simple matter. After all, you don’t want to end up in a place that is a poor fit to your lifestyle and personality. When it comes to buying an Active Adult home, you can’t make an informed decision without experience.
Why not rent a home here in Vero Beach for the winter and give it a test drive? Pack your bags, load up the car, and wave goodbye to the cold weather and head for the warm Florida shores. Find out if you like the neighborhood and if you can stand being far from family and friends. You also need to check the availability of amenities. Choosing a house that is close to doctor’s office, hospitals, and service providers that can provide you assistance will be very beneficial.
The right kind of home is important when purchasing a home to retire in. To start with, a house with long winding staircase may not be a good one since it will make going around your home more difficult. For bathrooms, it is not advisable to choose bathtubs that are hard to get into.
When buying your Active Adult home, choose the right kind of real estate agent – that will be me!
As an experienced Vero Beach real estate agent, I have knowledge in choosing retirement a home for you to buy so that when you retire you can kick back, relax, and live life to the fullest.I can give you useful advice when it comes to choosing the right kind of home for your retirement. I can find you the dream retirement home you’ve always been looking for.
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Getting ready to retire to Florida? Have you been thinking about your housing options when you move?
My favorite city in Florida is Vero Beach. Filled with plenty of homes for sale in gated communities, Vero Beach is the perfect home for active adults.
Some of my clients come here to purchase a retirement home years before they actually retire. They use their home as a vacation place due to the abundance of activities offered by nearby.
Miles upon miles of pristine beaches await residents and tourists alike. Take a dip or lounge at the wide stretch of sand.
If you like golfing, there are a lot of golf and beach clubs you can join. In one community you can find a championship Arnold Palmer golf course while in another you can play on the Peter Dye golf course.
Apart from golfing, the Vero Beach FL gated communities homes also boast of active fitness centers, tennis courts, spas, and more.
Make new friends as you take a dip in any of the resort-style pools. I’m sure you will enjoy all the exceptional recreational amenities you’ll find.
Whether you’re looking for a newly constructed home or a wide vacant lot for sale – I can help you find your 55 plus home.
You can choose from 2 bedroom condo to a newly-constructed 3 bedroom home. Take your pick from big oceanfront homes with an amazing view or a cozy bungalow in a secluded cul-de-sac.
Turn your home into your private sanctuary by choosing the right home that fits your needs.
As a trusted real estate agent in Vero Beach FL with years of experience, I can find you the dream retirement home you’ve always been looking for. We can schedule a meeting so I can discuss with you and your family what features you’re looking for and what your home buying budget is.
Get ready to fall in love with this stunning single story villa for sale in gated communities in Vero Beach FL. Combining luxury, comfort, and convenience – you’ll surely want to live here as soon as possible.
Picture this: two spacious bedrooms, carpeted floors, a walk-in closet, two luxurious bathrooms, a wide garage, a patio, vaulted ceilings, a living room, a den, and a 13×10 dining area located right next to the updated kitchen which comes complete with a range oven, a microwave, and a refrigerator.
Located in the expansive community of Woodfield subdivision, your future home will be near the resort-style clubhouse that boasts a swimming pool, a hot tub, a game room, tennis courts, and more. Don’t miss the opportunity of creating wonderful memories in this cozy abode.
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Don’t miss out on this great value villa which combines the features of a lovely interior structure with plenty of nearby fun and exciting amenities you will enjoy. If this sounds like the villa you would like to get as your second home or vacation home, you’ll definitely like this bright and spacious 2 bedroom Woodfield Vero Beach FL villa for sale.
Located in the active 55+ community, this single family home is well situated near the fun amenities that Woodfield offers. Built in 2007, this villa sits on 3,049 sq. ft. of land that offers 2 spacious bedrooms, vaulted ceilings, 2 bathrooms, a family room, a dining room, a covered patio, a 220 sq. ft. garage, and more.
Step inside and you’ll instantly find the modern kitchen with granite countertops and plenty of shelves to store all your kitchen needs. This home also comes with a microwave, refrigerator, and a range oven to help you create sumptuous dishes that your guests will keep coming back for.
Right next to the kitchen is the 13×10 dining area where you can serve all your favorite meals and fill the home with the aroma of sumptuous freshly-cooked food – whether it’s a banana cake from a box mix or the chili that’s been in your family for years. Fill the space with your choice of a sturdy dining table and chair set that can instantly liven up the space.
The vaulted ceiling frames the living room to provide you with even more headroom to hang up those gorgeous paintings you’ve collected over the years. Put up high bookcases and fill the room with all the books you love. At the end of the day, you can even curl up in a soft and comfortable sofa with your cup of tea, engrossed in fun fictional worlds.
If you’re done with books and need to spend more time outdoors soaking up the sun, this home also boasts of a patio and a spacious backyard where you can practice morning yoga or enjoy an afternoon tea. If you’ve been gifted with a green thumb, you can even fill the space with useful herbs and flowery shrubs.
One of the best parts of living in this cozy abode is that it’s conveniently located near the prime amenities of the Woodfield Active Adult community in Vero Beach such as the resort-style clubhouse, movie theater, and more. Take a dip in the pool or the hot tub, play a round of tennis, try hiking on the nature trail, and more.
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