Looking for a solid place to park some cash? According to a recent study in Forbes, Orlando, Florida is recognized as the No. 1 best place to invest in a second home in 2019. In fact, Orlando is an especially hot market to watch. The famed Florida town saw housing prices grow by double digits just last year. Furthermore, current projections suggest a home price surge as high as 35 percent by 2021.
What does all this mean for you? If you are scouring the country for a place to invest or buy a second home, Orlando is worth a look. Here we highlight a fantastic offering in the highly desirable Thornton Park area for under a million.
Location, location, location! This updated Orlando Craftsman hits all the marks when it comes to the top three things buyers and investors look for in a property – location, lifestyle, and price. Ideally situated within walking distance to downtown, the six-bedroom, five-full-and-one-half-bathroom home puts you mere steps from the area’s best dining, shopping, and entertainment. And it’s easy on the eyes too.
The 1925 two-story treasure has been masterfully restored and transformed with upgrades galore. This includes a stunning saltwater heated pool, a charming guest house, and a separate income-producing apartment with its own entrance. But that’s not all. The main house is riddled with designer details.
Among these are 10-foot ceilings, gorgeous hardwoods, extensive moldings, custom detailed columns, upgraded lighting, and more. In the gracious living area, you’ll enjoy a gas fireplace and French doors to a fabulous lanai.
In the master a private balcony allows you to unwind in style while overlooking the pool. Perfect for a second home, place to retire, family compound, or high-end rental, this Orlando gem presents a golden opportunity for savvy buyers.