Below you’ll find a current list of pool homes near Walt Disney World. Everyone wants a pool. Well, maybe not everyone, but it’s a comment we hear a lot from our clients. The thought of buying a home in Orlando and having a pool to enjoy year-round is a tempting thought.
There are things you should consider, however. Pools require maintenance and while some are comfortable doing that work themselves, many prefer the services of a qualified company. The cost associated with that can range anywhere from $80 – $200 per month.
Then there’s the cost of running your pool. Pool pumps require electricity and a pool will add to your overall electric bill. Some estimates say that pools can add up to $300 per year to your electric bill.
Pools also add value to the cost of a home. So it stands to reason that a home with a pool will usually cost more than a home without one. I know this is common sense. However, oftentimes we find that clients who list a pool as a ‘deal breaker’ prior to beginning their home search often reconsider when they see the price differences involved.
Don’t get me wrong – pools are awesome. There is nothing better than sitting in your pool a few miles from Walt Disney World in February and giving a call to your family in the northeast in the middle of a blizzard to say ‘hello’. Not that I’ve ever done that 😉
Of course, if you find a pool home near Walt Disney World that you’re interested in, our team is more than happy to help! Reach out to us by filling out our contact form and someone will be in touch with you shortly!