Used Static Caravan for Sale
Buying a Caravan for a holiday home or as an investment is an exciting experience and also something to be thought through carefully. When looking for a used Static Caravan for sale you will need to do plenty of research on the type of Static Caravan you want, where you want to have it sited and what your budget is.
Caravans come in a variety of sizes so are ideal for families, couples and even single people wanting to have the alternative to a holiday cottage. For those who are retired and want to spend a lot of the year in their caravan, it must be comfortable and warm.
Choosing the right holiday park
Depending on what your requirements are you will want to choose a caravan holiday park that suits your needs. Some used caravans for sale may already be sited at the park of your choice; some will need to be transported to the caravan park you have chosen. Some holiday parks offer fantastic facilities for all the family including children’s parks and entertainment, sports and evening entertainment together with restaurants, shops and bars. Other parks offer much less and are ideally suited to those who want to be in a quiet location with little disturbance.
Many things need be taken into consideration when deciding on where you want to locate your caravan. A lot of people know an area well and have stayed there several times so the choice is easy. For those who are not so familiar with the area it is worth remembering that if you are not happy with the park you have chosen, you can always have your caravan relocated.
A used Static Caravan can be bought very cheaply but it is important to work out all the additional costs including the cost of your caravan pitch, the site fees and the rates for electricity hook-up etc.
Renting out your Caravan
For people on a tight budget, if you really want to own a Static Caravan there are ways you can stretch your budget. Some people find that they can cover all the costs of running their caravan by subletting, especially when it is on a popular site. Rates for renting Static Caravans vary enormously; some achieve quite high rental rates in peak season as well as at other times of the year such as festive periods.
Pick a reputable Static Caravan Dealer
When you see an advert for a used Static Caravan for sale it is important to make sure that it is a reputable company selling the caravan. It is worth remembering that one day you might want to sell your van so it is advisable to consider the condition the caravan is in when you purchase it. If you don’t have an understanding of the ‘ins and outs’ of caravans take someone with you who does, or if necessary it may be worth having a survey done to make sure you are buying a van that will last. You will also find that some Caravan Dealers offer a warranty.