What You Can Get For $700K to $800K

Nags Head, North Carolina: $799,000 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Oceanfront Sutton, New Hampshire: $795,000 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms, 8 Acres Orange Beach, Alabama: $779,900 4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Condo Holland, Michigan: $759,900 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, 4836 Square Feet, 4.23 Acres Hills Beach, Maine: $749,000 3+ Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Oceanfront Gibraltar, Wisconsin: $728,000 4+ Bedrooms, […]

Local Spotlight: Manchester, Vermont

Manchester, Vermont is located in the southwestern part of the state, between Bennington and Rutland on Route 7, and nestled at the foot of Mount Equinox (the highest mountain in Bennington County). The centerpiece of the village is the Equinox Resort, established in 1769. Summer temperatures average around 61 degrees Fahrenheit and winter temperatures are […]

New Florida E-book Available

Ryan Erisman, who contributed the Florida Vacation Homes article in the Winter issue of 2ndhome® Journal, has just published a new e-book about Florida’s most popular retirement community. The Complete Guide to The Villages Florida is a 117-page book which covers everything you need to know about researching, planning, and executing a move to The […]

Local Spotlight: Astoria, Oregon

Astoria, Oregon is a town of around 10,000 people located on the Columbia River only a few miles from the Pacific Ocean. It has been called the “Little San Francisco of the Pacific Northwest”. Astoria lies in the middle of North America’s temperate rainforest, has a maritime climate (summer highs are around 70 degrees, with […]

Local Spotlight: Sun Valley, Idaho

Sun Valley, Idaho is an affluent resort community near Ketchum, in central Idaho. It is primarily a second home and resort community, with few residents staying year round. A number of well-known people have owned homes in Sun Valley (or currently do), including Clint Eastwood, Arnold Schwarzenegger, John Kerry & Theresa Heinz Kerry, Adam West, […]

Local Spotlight: Savannah, Georgia

History The city of Savannah (and Georgia itself) was officially founded on February 12, 1733 by James Oglethorpe. In 1751 Savannah and the rest of Georgia became a Royal Colony, and Savannah was made the colonial capital of Georgia. Savannah was under British and Loyalist control during the American Revolution, and in 1779 at the […]

Local Spotlight: Jackson, Wyoming

The town of Jackson, Wyoming is located in Teton County, in the Northwestern part of the state. Jackson is located within Jackson Hole (which is actually the entire 60-mile long valley). The elevation of the town is 6,234 feet. There are two ski resorts in Jackson (and one other in Teton County): Snow King Resort, […]

What You Can Get for Around $250K

South Padre Island, Texas: $275,000 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Multi-family Fox Lake, Illinois: $269,000 5+ Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Waterfront Pahoa, Hawaii: $249,950 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, .45 Acres Westport, Washington: $239,000 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, .9 Acres, Waterfront Kissimmee, Florida: $235,000 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 1,923 Square Feet Lake Ariel, Pennsylvania: $234,900 4 Bedrooms, 3 […]