Buying Your Community Property
Ready to start your intentional community? Awesome! For some founding groups, buying property might be the first decision you make together. And its a big decision!
Where does your group want to live? What does your group need to thrive? How will you pay for the land?
In this short article, you’ll learn what questions to ask yourself to get started, who to reach out to for support, and how to take the first steps toward land ownership. Originally published in the 2016 Communities Directory, this article is for the beginner who doesn’t know how to get started.
What happens after buying property?
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