Buying properties in 55+ communities is like buying other types of homes, but with a few exceptions. 55+ communities can offer unique features, amenities, and restrictions. Below outlines information on buying properties in 55+ communities in Litchfield, NH.
55+ Communities and What They Are
55+ communities have certain age guidelines. The explicit restrictions are based on the individual complex. Some dictate that just one occupant be a minimum of 55 years old while others are stricter and require every resident be over age 55. Some permit children while others do not. It is important to carefully understand all of the restrictions before entering into a contract.
Common Features Of 55+ Communities
55+ communities are designed to foster maintenance-free living. Most come with specific luxuries such as, golf courses, tennis courts, pools, fitness centers, and recreational facilities. An association is usually tasked with everyday maintenance of land, property exterior, and common amenities. Many will also provide special activities. Monthly or annual fees can be charged.
Homes within 55+ communities often come with key features. Among these are a first floor master suite, less acreage, and energy efficient appliances. For new construction properties, some upgrades may be available and will most likely cost more. Model units are commonly upgraded to showcase bonus amenities. It is therefore wise to get clarification on what is standard.
Buying Properties In 55+ Communities In Litchfield, NH
Each community offers a different environment and style of living. This is based on age guidelines, rules, services, property features, location, and residents. It is important to evaluate and weigh all of the details on a certain community. Working with a real estate broker who specializes in this category of property can make a big difference in the process. Your real estate broker will help you evaluate financials and other documentation, suggest questions to ask, and help you develop an educated decision about buying properties in 55+ communities Litchfield, NH.
For a list of active 55+ Properties for sale in Litchfield click here.
Scott Gregory Groups’s Dave Mullins specializes in this field. For more specifics on Litchfield NH Adult Communities or any other in Southern NH contact:
Dave Mullins 978-804-5016 (cell) or on e mail Dave@scottgg.communityhomesforsale.com