Pros and Cons of Buying a Home with a Pool
Tips, advice and the cold, hard facts from pool owners and expert Coldwell Banker agents.
You’re a buyer looking for a new home. You come across an amazing home, but it has a pool. What’s your reaction?
- Look at getting a salt water pool. It costs more upfront but your investment is made back after 2 years. Plus you’ll save on chemicals.
- Put up a fence around the pool. Protects you from liabilities and helps you control who is going in the pool and at what times.
- Solar panel heating of a pool is something to consider that might save you money over the course of the time you own your home.
- Get a robotic pool cleaner to minimize the time you spend maintaining it.
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David Marine is the Senior Vice President of Marketing for Coldwell Banker where he oversees the brand’s marketing efforts and content strategy including acting as managing editor for the Coldwell Banker blog and heading up video production efforts. While SVP by day, David runs a three ring circus at night as he is the father of 4 boys. He also happens to be married to Wonder Woman. True story.