HOW TO BUY THE PERFECT HOLIDAY HOME
HOW TO BUY THE PERFECT HOLIDAY HOME
Taking vacations are beneficial to your overall well-being—being away from responsibilities and just enjoying time with your loved ones does wonders. If you’re the type who regularly takes vacations, why not invest on a holiday home?
Like what it says on the tin, a holiday home is your home during the holidays—a home away from home. Holiday homes can give owners the following:
Why Buy a Holiday Home?
Forget about rent or booking fees - stay as long as you like!
You can leave toys and items you will need which saves time packing.
Potentially profit from renting the property out to tenants and tourists.
Rental income can offset maintenance, council, and loan costs.
You can consider this your retirement home.
The property can appreciate in value over the years.
If you decide to rent it out, there can be tax advantages for you.
Key Things to Consider Before Buying
Research the local real estate market, including pricing and selling points of the area.
Be aware of the local property laws, especially if you want to buy abroad.
Make sure that your holiday home is easily accessible. Transportation time to the airport and other necessary establishments should be considered.
Consider if you’d be better off with joint ownership with a close friend or relative. This way, you can share the costs and maximise the money you put in the property.
Some Perfect Holiday Home Ideas!
A holiday home in a coastal area is always ideal—what says vacation better than enjoying time at the beach, right? If you want to buy a holiday home in Cairns, where it’s sunny all year round (no snowy winters up here!), here are some properties that might suit your wants:
40 Hutchinson Street, Edge Hill
This Edge Hill property surrounded by tropical forest boasts plenty of space, an amazing outlook, and a sense of privacy that will make you feel like you're miles away from the hustle and bustle.
The pool forms the central feature of the house, making it perfect for entertaining either family or guests during your holiday. Edge Hill village is a short walk away from local cafes, shops restaurants, and the famous Botanical Gardens.
19 Lagoon Drive, Trinity Park
This stylish contemporary residence in Trinity Beach offers stunning lake views and surroundings. Just a short stroll will take you to a wide variety of dining options and amenities Trinity Beach has to offer.
Perfectly positioned on the water's edge of a delightful tropical lagoon, while only approximately 200m from the Coral Sea beachfront, this holiday home has everything you will need to make your stay memorable.
12 Bramble Street, Clifton Beach
This home in Clifton Beach will give you the opportunity to purchase a beachside home and enjoy that lifestyle you have always dreamt about.
The large pool in the backyard is surrounded by the mountains in the background which makes for a beautiful twilight viewing. This would definitely make for a great holiday home.
8 Duignan Street, Whitfield
With the latest in smart home technology this home provides you with truly sophisticated living. From the touch panel on the wall or even your mobile phone you can effortlessly control the whole home.
Enjoy hot summer days out by the pool and set the mood inside the house with programmable lighting scenes, ceiling speakers playing your favourite music playlists and easy fan control throughout. The smart intercom and key-less entry system provides peace of mind and convenience while you aren't there. This level of smart technology makes this a truly unique & convenient holiday home.
500 Severin Street, Manunda
Enjoy the inner city lifestyle with this beautiful home located in Manunda. It is only minutes away from Cairns Central, the city centre, Cairns Esplanade and anything you could ever need.
Consisting of four bedrooms, two bathrooms and a large timber deck perfect for entertaining, this stunning home is definitely finished to perfection.
Get In Touch
These homes will cater to everyone’s tastes and preferences. If you are interested in any of them, you can schedule a viewing—just contact us anytime. Your future holiday home will be waiting for you!