Win a copy of Grocery Story this week in the City Repair forum!
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education experiences global resources the cider press projects digital market permies.com private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • r ranson
  • Nicole Alderman
  • Anne Miller
stewards:
  • Mike Jay
  • paul wheaton
  • Joseph Lofthouse
garden masters:
  • Joylynn Hardesty
  • Steve Thorn
  • James Freyr
  • Greg Martin
  • Dave Burton
gardeners:
  • Carla Burke
  • Pearl Sutton
  • Dan Boone

Rental property?

 
Posts: 17
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
So I own land, but can't live there right now for a variety of reasons. I have a bunch of animals, would love to rent a little house on some land for myself and them, but the only places for rental properties I can find just show apartments and houses in suburbs. Do people in the country never rent out their houses? And if they do - is there a super secret hidden place to look for them?
 
master pollinator
Posts: 3443
757
transportation cat duck trees rabbit books chicken woodworking
  • Likes 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Vick Smith wrote:So I own land, but can't live there right now for a variety of reasons. I have a bunch of animals, would love to rent a little house on some land for myself and them, but the only places for rental properties I can find just show apartments and houses in suburbs. Do people in the country never rent out their houses? And if they do - is there a super secret hidden place to look for them?




I am about to rent my house (2000 sq feet, big barn and 12 acres of fenced pasture), but I would never advertise it as being available for rent. I know too many people, and can limit problems by just advertising by word of mouth. In this case I only told my best friend, and they realized if their set of married children split the rent, they could both improve their living conditions. In short, it was on the "rental market" for about 1 minute.


In the country, generally you have to ask around; people do not advertise.


Stay away from Farm Links though; they are essentially scams.
 
Posts: 2
Location: Northeast Georgia
goat wood heat homestead
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
What areas/states are you looking to live in?
 
I promise I will be the best, most loyal friend ever! All for this tiny ad:
permaculture bootcamp - learn permaculture through a little hard work
https://permies.com/wiki/bootcamp
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!