5 ACRES IN SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, CA
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This is a 5 acre lot in the Mojave Desert (the native habitat of the Joshua Tree). The property is in a secluded area with little surrounding development, perfect for desert lovers.
“Real estate cannot be lost or stolen, nor can it be carried away. Purchased with common sense, paid for in full, and managed with reasonable care, it is about the safest investment in the world.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt, U.S. president
The lot is about an hour from the town of Barstow and the Grass Valley Wilderness Area, 2 hours and 40 minutes from Los Angeles and 3 hours from Las Vegas.
There is access to the lot via a dirt road.
“Ninety percent of all millionaires become so through owning real estate. More money has been made in real estate than in all industrial investments combined. The wise young man or wage earner of today invests his money in real estate.” – Andrew Carnegie, billionaire industrialist
The lot is about an hour and 20 minutes away from the Mojave National Preserve, the third largest national park in the contiguous US. According to the US National Park Service, “singing sand dunes, cinder cone volcanoes, Joshua tree forest, and carpets of wildflowers are all found at this 1.6-million-acre park. A visit to its (the Mojave National Preserve’s) canyons, mountains, and mesas will reveal long-abandoned mines, homesteads, and rock-walled military outposts. Located between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, Mojave provides serenity and solitude from major metropolitan areas.“
The lot is zoned for Resource Conservation and, according to our research, the property would be best used for recreational purposes since the access road is not considered a legal road per the county and there has also been a history of groundwater contamination in the area.
Please note that there is an arroyo that cuts through the SW corner of the lot.
CASH DISCOUNT PURCHASE PRICE
$6,767 $4,499 + $395 DOCUMENT FEE
We accept payment via PayPal, wire transfer, ACH transfer, and Zelle.
SELLER FINANCING AVAILABLE
$1 down with a $299 document fee and $199 per month for 34 months at 0% APR. No prepayment penalty. No credit checks.
HOLD PRICE $25
For $25 we can hold the property for you for 72 hours while you decide whether you want to purchase. If you buy the property, this will count toward the purchase price.
TITLE AND USE
What you can or cannot legally do on the land is controlled by the local government, not by us or any seller. Please contact the county, providing them with the parcel number, to confirm zoning, access, and available utilities.
“Don’t wait to buy real estate. Buy real estate and wait.” – Will Rogers, actor
GPS Center-point Coordinates (appox.): 35.1035, -117.4091
GPS Boundary Coordinates (appox.):
NE: 35.1044, -117.4085
NW: 35.1044, -117.4096
SW: 35.1026, -117.4096
SE: 35.1026, -117.4085
Legal Description:The West Half of the Northwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 31, Township 32 South, Range 43 East, Mount Diablo Base and Meridian
Annual taxes are $175.95
“Buy on the fringe and wait. Buy land near a growing city! Buy real estate when other people want to sell. Hold what you buy!” – John Jacob Astor, real estate and business mogul
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How do I use the GPS coordinates to find the property in Google Maps?
Note: these are sample coordinates, please copy the GPS coordinates from this listing page.
Are there any improvements on the lot? No, the lot is vacant to the best of our knowledge.
Are there utility connections to the lot? There are no public utilities around this lot according to our research.
Has a survey been done? No, we have not had a survey commissioned, but if you would like to perform a survey we would be happy to work with your chosen surveyor.
What kind of deed will I receive? You will receive a special warranty deed, which means the seller is guaranteeing the property wasn’t encumbered during the time of his/her ownership.
How many people can be included on the deed? You can have as many people listed on the deed as you would like.
Can the deed be made out to an LLC? Yes, the deed can be made out to an LLC or corporation.
Does the property come with mineral rights? We buy all of our properties assuming that we only have the surface rights. In order to determine whether a particular property has mineral rights, you will usually need to hire a title company to run a mineral rights search going all the way back to the original homestead.
We completed an extensive due diligence process on this lot, but we recommend you do your own research as well. Take the time to get to know your new property before purchasing – it could remain in your family for generations!
“Buy land, they’re not making it anymore.” – Mark Twain, writer and humorist
Our mission is to offer high quality properties at reasonable prices, provide maximum transparency and always strive to do the right thing.
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