Why Buying a Home in Guernsey is a Great Investment

Guernsey is a stunning island located in the English Channel, making up a part of the Channel Islands. Guernsey provides mild winters and warm summers, with the hottest month being July. Being able to take advantage of all seasons, there are plenty of opportunities for you on this marvellous island. Known for its gorgeous beach resorts, stunning beaches and breathtaking scenery, Guernsey is a self-governing channel. Being a small island, the majority of amenities are close together, meaning when you want to do something it’s either a momentary walk or drive. 

As well as being an extremely popular destination for tourism, Guernsey also obtains a great deal of migrants each year. There is no question as to why many love to relocate here. Guernsey provides a lifestyle like no other! The cost of living is on the high side but that takes into account the lifestyle in the area provided. Despite the high cost of living, as previously mentioned Guernsey still attracts plenty of people interested in purchasing or renting property. This is due to the many benefits Guernsey has to offer. Including a finer quality of life, fantastic career opportunities, a great work-life balance, and many more benefits really help to influence those debating relocating here.

The dozens of beaches surrounding the island and amazing cliffs that offer relaxing walks, with phenomenal views, are perfect for spending quality time with friends and family while soaking up the golden sun. There are also multiple landmarks, restaurants, cafes, historic sites, and tours that you, your friends and your family would love. Not to mention the different parishes of Guernsey are all worth a visit! Each parish offers a range of fun activities, meaning you will never be bored while exploring the extraordinary island. 

If you are interested in finding out more about the parishes of Guernsey, view our article which provides an overview of each wonderful parish in Guernsey, here!

Houses in Guernsey & Investment Potential

Buying a home is a great long term investment, especially because the value of a home tends to slowly increase over time. There are numerous benefits of investing in a home including cash flow, tax breaks and deductions, portfolio diversification and many more! Once mortgage operation expenses and payments have been made, cash flow is then the new income from the real estate investment. When managing a property, you have a great chance of taking advantage of tax breaks and deductions. When investing in real estate, you have a diversification potential. This means the addition of real estate to a portfolio can lower volatility. 

Guernsey is a truly amazing location and perfect for a property buyer. On our website, we currently have over 500 properties, all with great features and some builds that are unique. With a mixture of modern and traditional properties, you will definitely find your dream home which fits all your needs here at Property Skipper. Take a look at just some of the many stunning properties we have to offer in Guernsey:

6 Bed Property for sale in St.Peter Port:

This stunning detached house offers up to 6 bedrooms along with four bathrooms, two of which are ensuites. This property offers amazing reception areas and has been finished to a high specification throughout. With bi-folding doors and a partly glazed roof, this beautiful three-story property has a modern feel to it. In addition to this, the property has great parking, a garage, and gardens to the rear. However, the highlight is undoubtedly a lower ground floor family room of 40ft+ which could be used for a variety of purposes- whether it be gym, second lounge, games room or more. 

2 Bed Property for sale in St. Peter Port:

Hanois is a beautifully presented property with two bedrooms. Upgraded by the current owner, this property is a great investment. Located just a short walk into central St. Peter Port with local amenities nearby, you will have plenty of things to do. This accommodation comprises an entrance hallway, cosy sitting room on the ground floor with stairs leading up to the first floor which offers a modern kitchen/ breakfast room, bathroom and utility cupboard. The second floor has two beautiful bedrooms. 

4 Bed Property for sale in Alderney:

This stunning property is beautifully presented and provides three stories. Recently renovated in contemporary style, this property includes luxury bathrooms, a stylish master bedroom suite and a farmhouse style kitchen. The property comprises a large kitchen/ diner on the ground floor complete with a multi-fuel stove set in a natural stone fireplace, guest bedroom with an ultra-modern en suite. On the first floor is the spacious living area also with a multi-fuel set in the original fireplace. 

The stunning island has so much to offer including gorgeous scenic walking routes, beautiful views, an array of wildlife, along with brilliant job opportunities, a great work life balance and a better quality of life! The great community and positive attitude give off a great feeling throughout your day-to-day life, making you feel motivated and ready for your days. Where you and your loved ones amazing memories are waiting to be made, and where your dream property awaits, why not find out more about the stunning properties we have to offer in Guernsey.

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