Tony Landaverde, Realtor with eXp Realty says "Texas is one of the few coastal states that offers a great opportunity to find affordable seaside homes."
Summertime and the weather is â€¦ scorching! Clearly, the only answer is to head to the beach, sipping chilled Manhattans (straight up, donâ€™t forget the cherry) on the deck, watching the sun dip below the water, and feeling the cool ocean breeze. If only you could afford the beachside lifestyle, that is.
But wait. Maybe you can! We found six cool beach homes, all under the price of $500,000, ready to buy right now. So grab your Havaianas and your shades, and check out these fantasy summer homes at some pretty darn affordable prices. Hey, maybe life really is a beach (house)!
Price: $250,000 Beat the heat: This elevated beach house has two bedrooms, one bathroom, cozy living spaces, and one very good way to spend your summerâ€”on a massive deck overlooking the sands and Gulf Coast waves.
Price:$279,000 Beat the heat:Looking for a beachfront bargain with a view? Thanks to the stilt constructionâ€”and megadeckâ€”this beachfront home has unencumbered beach views in nearly every direction. Inside, the space is cozy and airy with an open floor plan, big kitchen, and plenty of windows.
Price:$365,000 Beat the heat:Built in 1951, this adorable cottage has pretty much everything you need for summer fun or year-round livingâ€”including a massive front porch, updated kitchen, and a private balcony off the master suite. Jersey shore rules!
Price: $395,000 Beat the heat:The best vacation homes are mostly maintenance-free. (Who wants to be indoors cleaning all day when you can be working on your sand castle construction skills seaside?) At 896 square feet, this simple, beach-adjacent home wonâ€™t keep you cooped up.
Price:$430,000 Beat the heat:Can you get a perfect view of Floridaâ€™s crystal-clear waters for under $500,000? Yes, you can. This Mediterraneanâ€“influenced beach home has everything you needâ€”including a clubhouse with a pool, a gorgeous view, and your own private access to the beach.
Price:$449,000 Beat the heat:Nestled in the grass, this modern-style beach home has tons of natural light, plenty of outdoor space, and a great view. Inside, the gorgeous home has a dream kitchen, a relaxing master suite, and tons of space to kick back and relax.
Thank you for this great article entitled "Summer Spectacular: 6 Beach Homes Under $500K" by Angela Colley