11 Dirt Cheap Places to Buy a Vacation Home


4) Cambodia

Cambodia is cheap…really cheap. Here are some numbers to think about: A full time daily housekeeper would cost you $120 a month. A luxury 4-bedroom villa with a pool would cost around $600 per month and eating out for two is approximately $7 a day, and that includes all meals. Cambodia is a beautiful tropical climate. Whether you live on the coast or inland you will find favorable prices. With regards to buying a vacation home, you can expect to pay around $20,000 for a nice 3-bedroom home on one or more acres. For less than $2,000 a year you can have a personal gardener take care of your acre, and a housekeeper pop in once a week to dust and keep out critters. This is one of the few places in the world where you can buy a vacation property and have it managed for so little you don’t have to rent it out. However, if you want to make a few extra bucks, you can certainly option to rent out the property while you are not there.