Does your property currently have an access road? If not, you’d best be willing to build one. Making sure you can get to your new land seems like a no-brainer, but in the heat of the moment people often buy properties they can’t easily access. If you are looking to buy in a climate that has cold and snowy winters, it is important to consider your ability to get through snow and ice along existing routes. Ditto several times over for mudslides or flooding.

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