on the pool and screened cage.There are so many things to consider when buying any house, but even more so in florida….
Distance to the ocean, lake or river, flood zones and elevations determine the cost of flood insurance. The age, roof material and roof style of a house plays a big part in the cost of wind (hurricane) insurance. I had never heard of CDD until we began our home search. In some communities those fees can run several thousand dollars per year and are added to your already high tax bill. Even some developments have a mandatory golf membership that can make the HOA very expensive.
There is a lot to think about and we need to look at all the cost of owning a Florida home before making a final decision.
Below is what keeps us wanting to live here…
Fall at the beach!
I am headed to the Fancy Flea tomorrow and I’ll be back to tell you all about it.
Thanks for visiting.