Casita Homes

Dated: 08/04/2016

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Casita HomesWhat are Casita Homes and where to find  them in Bluffton, SC 

Casita AKA Homes for sale with a guest house

Known popularly in some areas as a cabana, cottage, or in law suite  the casita is an increasing real estate staple in the Southwest and growing here in many Bluffton Communities. This is because more home buyers are deciding to choose a smaller house with more versatile spaces, maximizing the utility of casitas. You may benefit from the presence of a casita on your property in so many ways.A casita is a small, detached suite that is separated from the  traditional home. The word “casita” literally means “small house” in Spanish. The term can be utilized to describe a vast range of different things, making the concept of casita homes greater. In the simplest form, a casita is a structure that is separated from a main, single-family home. A casita has its own electrical systems, plumbing, a bathroom and at times even a  small kitchen. There are a number of amenities that are provided by casita homes, although it varies between properties. Depending on the size a casita home can be utilized as a second living space or a poolside cabana, normally it's an unattached bedroom that has its own plumbing and electric services. Having a casita home means a lot of things for different homeowners and families. At times, some families utilize a casita as an unattached in law suite or office space.  Although some families utilize their casita for personal use,  other uses for the casita could be a guest house, an art studio, a music studio, and the list goes on.There are major benefits of having a casita home separate from your main house. Having a casita creates a lot of flexibility and versatility. It creates a wonderful opportunity for its multiple uses. Some individuals have even rented it out for extra income from time to time. You may also use casita homes as your own escape haven for relaxation. There are number of developers offering casita homes in Bluffton neighborhoods today. Take a look below at two Bluffton communities that offer Casita Homes.

Casita Homes for sale in Bluffton,SC


The Casita home plan is a new floor plan currently being built in Cypress Ridge at Mill Creek. The Casita Floor plan is a total of 2,918 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. Nicely planned out with a courtyard that separates the main house and the casita. The Master suite is on the main floor and a charming open floor plan. A great addition to the Cypress Ridge at Mill Creek Community.

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Casita HomesThe Athens Floor plan features a Casita in the popular Arbors section of Hampton Lake. The main home features a beautiful open floor plan with large island in the kitchen. This single story Bluffton luxury home is measured at 1,554 square feet with 2 bedrooms 2 baths and a 2 car garage. The owner’s suite has a sitting area and luxurious spa bath. The Athens floor plan is just one of a number of floor plans available in the Arbors at Hampton Lake.

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Interested in Casita Homes or homes with in law suites for sale in Bluffton Call us at (843) 321-9317.

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Carletha Frazier Singleton

Carletha Frazier Singleton began in the Real estate industry in 2004, she is a licensed real estate broker in 2 states and holds a vast amount of knowledge and experience. She has managed apartment co....

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