Our previous installments of this series (Part 1 & Part 2) have been looking at specific things to look for in land or a homestead, but we've also been getting questions about "where?" What is the "best" location? If I determine that I need to move, where should I go?
When looking to purchase land or a homestead, food is crucial. You really need to consider how suitable the land is for growing food. Is the general location and the specific piece of land suitable for a garden and orchard?
It's an exciting adventure, and at the same time it's also a bit intimidating. Let's face it, relocating is a big undertaking. BUT, it's very feasible as long as you do your homework ahead of time. That's where this series of posts comes in. We are going to walk you through a short primer on "What to Look For In Land or a Homestead". In part 1 of this series, we'll start out with a quick intro and then jump into perhaps the single most important thing you can look for--water!