Owning a vacation home is a great accomplishment for many – whether they plan to use the properties as retirement homes, frequent personal getaways or vacation rental properties. A second mortgage for a vacation home is, of course, a debt each borrower should take on with caution to avoid excess financial risk. Vacation home buyers who invest in properties as rentals to earn passive income should factor in the high costs of running a vacation rental property.
This week marked my first-ever trip to the Brimfield Antique Show, the largest outdoor antique market in the world. With 20-plus fields and thousands of vendors, even a skilled bargain hunter like myself could use help from a veteran to navigate the six-day market. Here are eight tips for scoring deals and shopping outdoor shows like a pro.
Marie Antoinette's Hamlet, Versailles Photo - 8x10 - Cottage Chic, Shabby, Old, Forest, Fairytale, Storybook, Village, Hansel and Gretel
Marie Antoinette's Le Hameau de la Reine, Versailles, France. This is a Colombier or dovecote and pigeon coops were near the lake. Roosters and hens of various species were brought from the west of France and settled in the aviary in Check out: .