3 Benefits of Owning Property in Hudson Valley with Land

3 Benefits of Owning Property in Hudson Valley with Land

There are many benefits to owning land. First, land ownership gives the owner peace of mind. As a long-term, tangible asset, raw land doesn’t wear out or depreciate, and there is nothing that can be stolen or broken on it. It is a limited resource that is relatively inexpensive to own and requires little maintenance. In other words, it is a relatively hands-off investment. There is also little competition in the land market as most real estate investors are focused on investments such as rental and commercial properties.

Whether your future plans involve having a homestead that you can move into once you’ve saved up enough money, owning land means you have the ability to develop the property of your desires. If the property has quality land, you can eventually set up a home garden on your homestead. In time, you can even expand your garden into a farm once you’ve gotten the hang of managing your crops.

If you own land, you could have a source of income

While you’re saving up for your homestead, consider learning skills that can be used as a source of income. You can start a vegetable garden as a source of food for your family, with the excess crops preserved or sold fresh to buyers in the area.

Alternatively, you can learn how to care for animals. Depending on the size of your property, you can start raising chickens for meat and eggs, or larger animals like goats or cows for milk. Consider even owning the horse you always dreamed of riding on your own property.

If you own land, you can leave behind something priceless for your children

If you have children, they can one day inherit your property. While your children are young, you can teach them the value of hard work so they can grow up as capable landowners. Owning land is more than just learning survival skills; it also means investing resources like time and money into a way of life that will allow your family to live in peace and away from the troubles of the city.

What to consider before buying land

When choosing a location for your future homestead or if you're in the market for Hudson Valley land, look for something near a source of clean water. If this isn’t possible, factor in how you’re going to provide water for your homestead once you move in, such as whether or not you can dig a well.

If you're in the market for a little more land, maybe some acreage in Hudson Valley contact us. The Val Kerr Team provides exceptional real estate services for the Hudson Valley including East Fishkill homesBrewster properties and Hopewell Junction real estate among other surrounding neighborhoods. For more information on buying and especially selling your home, contact the team below.

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51.5
Acres
2
Days on Site
411365
MLS
ATTENTION BUILDERS! Great subdivision opportunity. 51 acres of beautiful meadows and pastoral land. Old Hickory Farm is currently an inactive horse farm with two old barns. Subdivision potential for...
$135,000
Neighborhood: Shenandoah Lake Estate
1.36
Acres
4
Days on Site
411111
MLS
RARE LOT IN SHENANDOAH LAKE ESTATES!! LOCATED ON CULDESAC WITH GREAT LAKE VIEWS! BOARD OF HEALTH JUST UPDATED, MAPS AVAILABLE-125+ FEET FRONTAGE ON RECTANGULAR PIECE WITH 170' AT BACK OF PROPERTY....
7
Days on Site
411329
MLS
Build your dream home here!! Over 30 Acres of property which is close to restaurants, Shopping, Fishing, Boating, Parks and Fahnestock State Park. Also Located close to I-84, Route 9 and Taconic...
54.48
Acres
15
Days on Site
411117
MLS
55 rolling acres at the crossroads of RT I84/TSP. Private, wooded with nearby apple farms, IPark Business Complex home of IBM, ON SemiConductor and National Resources. A path has been cleared from...
$149,000
Neighborhood: Golden Ridge
2.13
Acres
15
Days on Site
411121
MLS
Your dream home awaits! This 2.13 acre private lot is located on a quiet cul de sac in Beekman, NY. BOHA for 4BR with septic, well and underground utilities already in place. Arlington Schools,...
$50,000
Neighborhood: Beacon Hills
1.3
Acres
16
Days on Site
411102
MLS
Outdoor lovers will delight in this beautiful lot in desirable Fishkill, NY. Located in the heart of Fishkill and close to Beacon, NY, this parcel borders over 400 acres of state land at the base of...
5.38
Acres
17
Days on Site
411050
MLS
In East Fishkill, there is 5+ acres of amazing opportunity 2 parcels offered for 1 price. With the zoning that allows multiple uses the possibilities are endless. This heavily trafficked section is...
1.4
Acres
17
Days on Site
411051
MLS
In East Fishkill, there is 5+ acres of amazing opportunity 2 parcels offered for 1 price. With the zoning that allows multiple uses the possibilities are endless. This heavily trafficked section is...
1
Acres
23
Days on Site
410888
MLS
Come view this 1 acre lot that lies in a urban country setting yet minutes to the Village of Hopewell Jct, TSP and I84. Level, wooded and private near high-end homes. The lot is in a flood plain with...
0.35
Acres
32
Days on Site
410750
MLS
Row land in a culd de sac, no BOHA Minutes to I-84, Rt. 9 and Metro North. This is a commuter's dream. Build your dream home.
0.92
Acres
35
Days on Site
410706
MLS
Incredible opportunity to own land to build your dream home. Organic farm, Obercreek Brewery, CSA and farm stand right around the corner! Mins to New Hamburgh train station
0.93
Acres
35
Days on Site
410709
MLS
Incredible opportunity to own land to build your dream home. Organic farm, Obercreek Brewery, CSA and farm stand right around the corner! Mins to New Hamburgh train station
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