I own several homes and properties in Bay side Park in Bay st Louis. Because the homes are newly built after Katrina. The homes had to have a elevation Certification showing it was above flood zone. I suggest you check that and if it is not in the Flood Zone insurance are at average costs. Based on the value and rebuild costs of the property.... more
Andrea. Very good question. I see that you are in Utah. You might need to check with a mortgage broker in Utah as the laws from state to state can vary. GENERALLY speaking, there may be some additional down payment requirements and generally the interest rate may vary with a second home purchase as opposed to an owner occupied home. Hope this helps.... more
In Diamondhead we have Property owner Association dues - in Jan, the dues will increase to $80 a month. Because we are not incorporated, these dues are used for our roads as well as the many amenities such as the country club, soon to be Pier House (formerly the Yacht Club), plus the pools & tennis courts which are free to members. also our members get a very reduced rate on Golf.
We also have fire dues, which in Jan will go up to $25 - these also are well worth it becauses by having our own fire department - the insurance on our homes is lower
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Are you looking to flip or is this renovation for your personal use that you will keep for a few years? What size lot are you looking for?
18 ft above sea level is the FEMA reg. now. Some existing homes are grandfathered in if the damage is less than 50%, which means the house would not need to be raised.
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