Vacation Homes: Why You Need One
Everyone needs a vacation. In this day and age, people are so wrapped up in the hustle and bustle of balancing work and home life. Before you know it, that stress catches up to you. That’s where your vacation home comes in. While, some people choose to rent a vacation home, they miss out on a great opportunity to make some passive income.
Building a vacation home can provide you with your own private getaway. But, as much as we wish this were the case, you can’t live in your vacation home year-round. When you’re not using it, you have the opportunity to rent it out to other vacationers or set up a timeshare. This can be a great way to pocket a little extra cash every year. It can also be used to help pay off the home!
There are a few things to consider when building a vacation home. The first is location. Is your vacation home in an area people want to vacation in? If budget is not an issue, you can choose any tourist hotspot to build your home. For those looking to buy smart, find a vacation spot popular with people in the region (either the state or surrounding states). Land for vacation homes in these areas will typically cost less while still allowing you to find tenants with ease. Think of this as the difference between Las Vegas and Lake Geneva.
Now, at this point, you might be thinking “why do I need an architect for my vacation home?”. Think about this: a vacation home in a decent vacation hotspot, no matter the quality, will cost a lot. A ramshackle fixer-upper will still cost you a lot of money, not to mention the additional time and money required to get the house to a point where people will want to rent it. A plot of land in a residential area is significantly more cost-effective. It also allows you to create the home that’s right for you!
At Neri Architects, our industry-seasoned professionals have the skills and intuition to translate your creative vision into a vacation home you’ll never want to leave! Contact us today to learn more about what we can do to help give you the vacation home of your dreams.