While many may be looking at an On-site Caravan for sale for weekends away with the family, some older people may find an Onsite Caravan appealing to live in. For retirees the costs of retirement are becoming more and more expensive. Retirement homes require a large deposit and high ongoing yearly fees. There is a growing popularity in retirees living in Caravan Parks or Residential Parks (Caravan Parks specifically catered to retirees). When searching for an On-site Caravan for sale to live in, make sure that the van is for long term living as many Caravan Parks may only have a license for holiday Onsite Caravans and the owners are restricted to 180 days use per year.
More and more retirees are looking for an On-site Caravan for sale to live in because of these benefits.
Retirement is a time to slow down and a big aspect that retirees may have to deal with is maintaining a large home and garden. Retirees may not be able to move around as easily and house and garden work may become a challenge. If you look at an On-site Caravan for sale, the Caravan Park management will maintain the park grounds. No need to mow a large lawn and your Onsite Caravan will not a big size compare to a large house. Therefore internal cleaning and maintenance will not be a burden.
If you decide to downsize then it may be important for you to be still close to your children and grandchildren. If your children live in the major cities – Sydney and Melbourne, you will be able to find an On-site Caravan for sale easily in NSW and Victoria. Within a 2 hour drive many people look for an On-site Caravan for sale on the Central Coast or an On-site Caravan for sale on South Coast NSW.
Many retirees can feel lonely in their retirement years. Kids are busy with their own families and others may have lost their partners and living by themselves. Living in a Caravan Park can give retirees a wonderful community feel. Its very difficult to not get to know your neighbour and other residents in the park as you are living within a small community. People look out for each other compared to the modern city life where people are becoming more distant.
In city homes the activities in the evening may be sitting in front of the TV or the computer. A nice aspect of Caravan living is that there is plenty of opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors. Typically Caravan Parks are located on the beach or near the beach so morning walks and sunset strolls can be enjoyed. In summer months many residents may enjoy barbecuing in the neighborhood and this can be a great community activity to enjoy together.
The running cost of a large home can be expensive especially if a retiree is on a fixed budget. When investigating an On-site Caravan for sale ask the current owner what the monthly running costs are, such as electricity and gas. It will be significantly lower than a large house in a city suburb.
If you are interested in investigating an Onsite Caravan to live in then search www.holidaylife.com.au. We have Onsite Caravans for Sale in NSW and Victoria. Close to Sydney you can find an On-site Caravan for sale on the Central Coast or an On-site Caravan for sale on the NSW South Coast.
Julian Rembrandt has spent the last 10 years in the hotel industry across Australia and Asia. Permanent Onsite Caravans have been around for many decades but the knowledge about how to make the right purchase decision has been limited. Julian helps to educate people on the best ways to go about owning an Onsite Caravan. Julian Rembrandt owns and operates Holidaylife.com.au, a listing site for Onsite Caravans for Sale.