Top tips for buying the lakeshore property of your dreams right now

Fall is a great time to buy a lakefront property in the Northwoods of Wisconsin! If you’re considering purchasing a vacation property and are looking for something by the lake, here are three top tips to know.

Choose the right lake for your needs

One of the most important things to consider is what you are looking for in a lakefront property. Do you want a peaceful lake with no motors allowed? Do you want to be on a lake that is known for good fishing? Are you planning to water ski or wakeboard? Starting with how you will use the lake will narrow down your options right off the bat.

Look carefully at utilities

Any time you are buying lakefront property in a rural area, make sure you check out the available utilities, including electricity, water, sewer/septic, cable, and internet. Sometimes every utility will be readily available, but that’s not always the case, especially with wifi and cable. Definitely investigate availability and options before buying.

Find a real estate agent who’s a lakeshore specialist in your area of choice. 

Every real estate agent won’t have detailed knowledge about lakeshore properties where you are shopping. Look for an agent who expertise about the lakes and what they are known for. 

If you’re looking to buy a vacation home in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, we’re your team. We have the local experience and the expertise to find you the lakefront property of your dreams.