Whether you’re looking to make a condo in Naples your permanent or seasonal home, there are a number of options to consider and things to take into account. Here are five tips for buying a condo in Naples, FL.
Understand the benefits of new vs. old construction
Southwest Florida is a hot bed of new construction condominium projects are coming out of the ground daily. This gives buyers the unique opportunity to purchase a new construction condo as opposed to old, which comes with a number of benefits:
- You will not inherit a previous owner’s problems
- New construction condos tend to have better, more open floor plans
- Better hurricane protection
- Upgraded appliances
- Better building codes
Visit the area
Photos do not do Naples justice. In light of that, we encourage you to visit our fair city and explore it for yourself. Before buying a condo in Naples, walk its 16 square miles, play its championship golf courses, visit premier shopping areas and exquisite restaurants. And let’s not forget the white, sandy beaches that Southwest Florida is known for. Familiarizing yourself with the area will help you choose a condo or community that puts you closest to what you love most about Naples.
Explore the community’s amenities
When you buy a condo in Naples, you’re not just buying the home in which you’ll live. You’re also paying for the community’s amenities. When looking at possible condos, explore the amenities of the community and be sure they’re up to your standards. Ask yourself if you can picture your spare time being spent poolside. Is there an owner’s club room to host family and friends? And don’t forget to consider location as an amenity in and of itself.
Consider working with a REALTOR
If you’re not familiar with Naples, working with a REALTOR is a fantastic way to ensure you’re going to get a condo that’s perfect for you. When you work with a REALTOR, you’re working with someone who will…
- Act as an expert guide
- Offer objective information and opinions
- Give you expanded search power
- Ensure an up-to-date experience
- Be your rock during emotional moments
Don’t forget the sunscreen!
Receiving on average 2,900 hours of sunlight and 260 sunny days per year, you’re going to want to take advantage of Naples’ year-round, stunning weather as many of your days will be spent outdoors. So, don’t forget the sunscreen!
Before buying a condo in Naples, FL, consider the points above and then start your search for the perfect home. When you’re ready, make it easier on yourself by looking at Quattro at Naples Square first. We’re sure your search will end here.
Located in the heart of Downtown Naples, Florida, you’re intimately close to what you love most. Fun on 5th Avenue South is literally around the corner. The boat slips and bistros at Bayfront are just across the street. A day at the beach is an easy bike ride away.
Quattro at Naples Square is also new construction, pet-friendly with a premier location and abundant amenities. For more information visit NaplesSquare.com.