214 Dobson Rd Wilmington Island, GA 31410Wilmington Island, GA 31410
Residential Lot, Single Family Home | Off the Market
n/a bd | n/a ba | .25-.5 Acres sqft
About this Property
Looking for Wilmington Island, Savannah homes for sale? Have you considered buying a gorgeous lot instead and then adding your own home? There are plenty of Wilmington Island lots to choose from, including this one at 214 Dobson Road, which is off Quarterman Drive on Wilmington Island. This lot is 0.359 acres and 5,700 square feet of buildable land. It has a marsh view and access to Camoose Creek. Though considered in the city of Savannah, it is a vacant lot on Wilmington Island. Currently it is in the process of getting a dock permit.
It’s easy to look at Wilmington Island lots and see the potential for a nice home on a secluded, spacious lot. The creek winds through the area with many lots also have dock access. This one is in the process of getting a dock permit, which means you can imagine fishing off a dock in your own back yard. This is secluded waterfront living that is perfect for those who don’t want the hustle and bustle of living on a bigger waterway. The surrounding area is equally beautiful with groves of trees, cleared areas and waving marsh grass. Nearby homes could give you an idea of what to build on the land, with anything from a ranch-style home to a standard two-story. If you have exhausted a search of Wilmington Island real Savannah homes for sale and want to build your dream home on a scenic piece of property, this listing might be for you.
So what’s it like living on Wilmington Island? Wilmington Island, Georgia is east of Savannah, but not a far drive at all. It is bordered by the Wilmington River and Savannah River. It is considered exceptionally livable by Area Vibes with plenty of schools and local amenities nearby. Graduation rates are high, so that means good schools. The sunny weather is always a plus and the stable housing market means you’ll be making a good investment by buying a house or property here. Housing value is over 50 percent the median of Georgia. Crime in Wilmington Island is nearly 40 percent lower than in the rest of Georgia. Employment opportunities are stable as well with the median household income being over 40 percent higher than the rest of Georgia and commute times being 10 percent lower.
The real estate in Wilmington Island mostly consists of medium to large single-family homes and some apartments. The majority of the residential areas are owner occupied. Most Wilmington Island residences are in established neighborhoods, usually between 1970 and 1999 with not as many older ones. The vacancy rate on Wilmington Island is only 7.2 percent, which is less than over half of American neighborhoods. The demand for real estate on Wilmington Island is also above average for the country, which may lead to price increases in the future or new construction.
If you like coastal living, then Wilmington Island might be just the place for you. The neighborhoods on Wilmington Island are not far from water. Coastal living adds recreational activities and amenities that are different from landlocked areas and are attractive to both visitors and local residents. The Wilmington Island neighborhoods have a nautical feel, with historic landmarks, plenty of walking areas and access to water.
You might also consider Wilmington Island if you are retirement age. The area is considered among the top six percent of retirement-friendly areas in Georgia, with seclusion, peace and quiet, low crime and plenty of housing options. Many of the residents on the island are seniors with college educations among other age groups. Of course, Wilmington Island is also not far from Savannah and has plenty of local amenities in the area.
Maybe you’ve looked through numerous Wilmington Island, Savannah homes for sale and haven’t found quite the one. Instead, consider a scenic waterfront property and build the exact house that you desire.