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This is a second-hand hardcover book.

Condition: There is a small area of light surface denting to the cover. The rest of the book is in near new condition.

The dimensions: 224x288mm.
Pages: 256
Publisher: Cottage Life Books
Publication date: 2006


The Cottage Ownership Guide
By Douglas Hunter

How to Buy, Sell, Rent, Share, Hand Down & Retire to Your Waterfront Getaway

The demand for waterfront getaways has never been stronger. Whether you're a first-time buyer or a long-time owner moving to a different stage of cottage life, The Cottage Ownership Guide will help you make the most of your investment. It's packed with solid, easy-to-understand advice that will smooth all phases of ownership - from finding and buying the perfect cottage for you and your family to selling it or handing it down to the next generation - saving you time, money, and headaches. Hundreds of expert tips (and cautions), sample documents, case studies, and comprehensive checklists will help you to minimize unhappy surprises and maximize enjoyment of your retreat.

The Cottage Ownership Guide has done the homework for you, identifying potential problems and offering tried and-true solutions:

-How to choose the right lake or river
-Finding the perfect property to match your lifestyle
-Selecting your real estate agent
-How to inspect a vacation property
-Cottage surveys
-Financing your purchase
-Strategies for minimizing taxation in the U.S. and Canada
-Co-ownership arrangements, including fractional ownership and time-shares
-Trouble-free rentals
-Boosting market appeal if you're trading up or selling
-How to structure a cottage inheritance to reduce taxes - and family squabbles
-Retiring or relocating full-time to your cottage


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