If you’re looking for a great vacation home, we invite you to look no further than Tybee Island, Georgia. Located a few miles from historic downtown Savannah, this barrier island offers the perfect combination of seaside serenity, outdoor recreation and small-town charm, all within a few minutes of greater Savannah.
Why should you consider Tybee Island for your vacation home destination? Here are just a few advantages to consider.
Outdoor Recreation Galore
Tybee Island offers much in the way of warm-weather activities. Not only will you find the usual water sports of boating, fishing, kayaking and parasailing, but Tybee offers a great network of nature trails and bike paths that allow you to hike or bike to most destinations on the island. Of course, you might just prefer relaxing on the beach itself, enjoying the sound of the crashing waves. Whether your pace is fast or slow, you’ll always find something to do here.
Relaxed Local Community
The laid-back coastal attitude can truly be felt among Tybee’s 3,000 permanent residents. The local community is tight-knit and strong, yet hospitable to guests. Social status takes a backseat here, as inhabitants of all backgrounds are drawn to the island’s relaxed seaside lifestyle.
Additional Source of Income
Like many coastal areas, Tybee Island attracts many vacationers just like you, especially over the spring and summer months, but even year-round. Many of these visitors come with friends and family and are looking for available vacation rentals. During the times when you’re not using your vacation home, you might opt to rent it out!
Affordable Real Estate
Perhaps one of the greatest benefits of buying in Tybee Island is that it is surprisingly affordable for coastal property. While home prices are naturally higher by the ocean than in nearby Savannah, median home values in Tybee are currently around $386,000—that’s less than in some parts of Atlanta! Depending on the size and location of the house, you can find a vacation home in Tybee starting in the mid-$200s and going all the way to near $2 million. In a way, there really is something for everyone here!
When you’re ready to look for your vacation home on Tybee Island, the local neighborhood experts at Lufburrow Realty are ready to help! Give us a call today at (912) 355-6562.