A Tiny Vacation House or Full Size on the 30A?

Just because you’re buying a luxury home along 30 A doesn’t mean it has to be enormous. Tiny houses are the way to go these days and many vacation properties are building homes in smaller communities and neighborhoods that are perfect for vacation properties without the expense, energy costs, and basically the square footage of a luxury home. Of course, you can still get beautiful luxury homes along 30A in places like Blue Mountain Beach, Santa Rosa Beach and Destin but if you’re looking for something a little more affordable and yet still a luxury vacation home, tiny houses are really the way to go.
Condominiums along 30 A start at about $350,000 for around a one bedroom and one bath, 600 square-foot property. Beachfront homes along Choctawhatchee Bay can start less than $300,000.


Let’s talk about this listing at 11666 Steele Field Rd. It’s a one bedroom, one bath, 448 square-foot property listed at just $148,500. It was built in 2005 and features a carport an attached garage on a third of an acre. The lot is near public boat ramps and has water rights on a paved road with separate living area, partially fenced lot, and boat slip. This is ideal for a vacation property and is ready for immediate access. This home is located in the small coastal town of Vernon. Shops, restaurants, and markets are a little out of the way.

How about a small lot in Santa Rosa Beach. This is a lot for $350,000 on a beautiful beach and golf estate. If you’re looking to build your own home, this might be ideal. It’s located at 177 Allen Loop Dr. just a block away from scenic 30A. Located on the west end of Dune Allen Beach, the properties located in flood zone Acts, which requires no flood insurance. There’s no homeowners association and just a two-minute walk to free beach access. You can also walk to numerous restaurants, shopping and outdoor recreation including up to 50 miles of hiking and biking trails throughout the wood. One of the best things is that it is noise blocked from almost all the highway traffic in a peaceful tranquil environment. This is perfect for building your dream home along 30A.


You can see that there are a lot of affordable options whether it’s a tiny house or condominium or building your own in a very desirable neighborhood. If you’re looking for the perfect vacation home, or perhaps a permanent destination along scenic 30A contact our office today. Feel free to browse all available listings currently on the market and don’t hesitate to call us if you have any questions or would like to schedule a showing.