Whether you are designing your primary home or a vacation home on the beach, beach house building is becoming increasingly popular. With the stress of life and work on the rise among families and individuals, something about the beach and waves continually call those who have had the opportunity to experience their calmness back for more and more. The love they find there is one reason many people are calling it home.
According to cnbc.com, “Vacation home sales rose 57 percent last year over 2013, to 1.3 million properties, well above their most recent peak level in 2006, according to NAR. In fact, vacation home sales accounted for 21 percent of all real estate transactions last year, their highest market share since the survey was first conducted in 2003. NAR found in a survey that 85 percent of vacation buyers think now is a good time to purchase real estate.”
With interest rates low and only likely to rise in the future, many are finding now is the time to not only find that dream beach home, but to build it themselves. There are many benefits of custom beach house building. With the ever-expanding architectural designs, interior floor plans and differing styles of homes, customizing your own beach house is becoming an increasingly popular option among those who are building.
This allows them to not only fulfill their dream of owning a home on the beach, but of owning their dream home on the beach. With the cost to borrow money so low right now, there really is no better time then the present.
If you need some insight from the experts on building your own custom beach house, check out Caldwell & Johnson. While completing over 500 custom residential new construction projects since opening their doors, Caldwell & Johnson are a leading construction and design team for custom builds in Rhode Island.
For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us to get started on your new custom beach house design today!