Koro Seaview Estates, Fiji — Green Home For Sale

Oceanview Kit House on one acre of land. Two story, 2 decks, kitchen, full solar system (10 Panels)


Listing ID: 18775


  • Green PreFab
  • Solar - Photovoltaic
  • Small Home

Annual Property Tax $0
Annual Utility Cost $0
Home Area 700 sq ft
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Total Property Area 43560 sq ft
Year Built 2002

Property Description

The house is a wooden kit home with two decks, offering spectacular views of the ocean, coastline, and rain forest mountains. The house is surrounded by the natural beauty of the local forest. The owners designed it for simple living, its "ecological footprint" is minimal. The is lots of room for gardening or even an extension to the home.

The main living area is spacious for cooking, eating, lounging and home office. The upstairs houses a bedroom with stunning views. The home has been designed to local standards and has recently been found to be structurally sound. A fresh coat of paint and some TLC is suggested.

The house is offered with all furniture, some appliances, linens,included. The owners have saved the prospective buyer the hassles, frustrations, and increasing costs of building on a remote island.
Fiji is warm year-round, and there is no need for heating, and because the house is on a hill, ocean breezes and a ceiling fan cool the house year-round.

Three mobile phone companies provide service on Koro, two of which also have high-speed Internet capabilities. The house site has good reception for both phone and email.

Located on a side road 1/4 mile off the main road that encircles the island, the .9 acre lot offer heaps of room for planting and expending. A short walk of 20 minutes takes you to the beach (uphill it will be a little longer).

The property is freehold, and the new owner will obtain clear title to the land. Buying freehold property in Fiji is a straightforward and easy process.

There are no property taxes in Fiji! To learn more about Koro Island please Google "Koro Island" or visit the Facebook Koro Island community to see dozens of videos and thousands of images of other owners and residents of the island. We also have about 50 land parcels for sale on Koro that start at $35,000 with only 10% finance. If you want a place in paradise and not spend your life savings, Koro is the place for you.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Full solar system with 10 panels is in place for the house. Solar fridge. Water catchment is done through roof catchment, and there are 3 tanks for storage.


Neighborhood Description

The home is located on a lush hillside within an off-grid development called "Koro Seaview Estates". The entire development encompasses more than 700 acres including a bay with about a mile of beachfront. 2 small resorts cater to the development, and owners enjoy diving, boating, snorkeling, gardening and much more. About 60 Homes have been built so far, leaving lots of green space. Roads are gravel with steep parts concreted.


Market Area

Koro Island is Fiji's 6th largest, where Fijians live a communal lifestyle in 14 villages. The island population is 3,500.

Fijians are among the friendliest people in the world and are happy for people from other countries to move or vacation here. Fiji is a stunning place to live and visit - most people are repeat visitors. For the lucky one that have made Fiji their home, the reward is living immersed in beautiful nature, and living surrounded by friendly villagers.

Koro Beach Resort, less than a mile from the house, offers bungalows and seaside dining, dive and fishing trips, and kayaks for a trip to Sand Island and nearby reefs. Diving and fishing off Koro is rated as world class. Other homes are also available to rent.

A government center located on the other side of the island includes a post office, high school, and small hospital.


School District

Lomaiviti District


Community

Koro Seaview Estates


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Urban


Elevation of Home

Mountain


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Solar - Passive
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Whole House Fan
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Timber Frame
Exterior Finish Wood
Interior Finish Wood - Plywood
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Other
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No