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Amenities and Affordability: Manufactured Home Communities Offer Both

(Written by Susan Doktor, Money.com) How long have you been looking forward to your retirement? You know what we’re talking about. Saying sayonara to your morning commute and hello to a relaxing cup of coffee—or two—on your porch. Bidding contentious coworkers a final farewell. Deleting weekly staff meetings from your calendar permanently and scheduling things that really matter to you. No doubt you’ve been painting your own picture-perfect vision of what life will be like when you stop working for some years. But how long have you been preparing financially to make your dream come true? If you aren’t entirely... Continue Reading

Leesburg Mobile Home Amenities: What to Look for in Your Next Mobile Home Community

Mobile Home Amenities Not all manufactured home communities are created equal. Mobile home amenities vary vastly. Here’s what you should look for in your next mobile home community.   When buying a manufactured home in Leesburg or the Central Florida area, one of the reasons to purchase is the community and lifestyle that you will be receiving when purchasing a home.   There are some items you should follow when searching for a community. For instance, you’ll always want to ask, “What's included in the monthly lot rent?” You will likely find some combination of lawn care, amenity access, trash pickup and sometimes... Continue Reading

Leesburg Mobile Home Amenities: What to Look for in Your Next Mobile Home Community

affordable housing in Orlando Just because mobile homes are affordable housing does not mean that they aren’t lovely homes. Here’s how mobile homes can be affordable housing in Orlando and the central Florida area.   Manufactured homes are not what you imagine them to be, I can assure you of that. The concept of a “trailer park” and the idea of the traditional mobile home community in the public’s mind is all based on misinformation. We aim to break the stigma around beautiful, affordable mobile housing.      Affordable Housing in Orlando and Central Florida: Mobile Homes Pricing Pricing for mobile homes is exceptionally... Continue Reading

The Hidden Costs of Listing For Sale By Owner

When you're selling your mobile or manufactured home, you want it to be easy. You might think that listing your home yourself will be easier than hiring an agent. It may also seem like a cheaper option. If you list it yourself, that means you don't have to pay anyone sales commission, right? Yes, but... There are all kinds of hidden costs and inconveniences when you choose to list "for sale by owner", or FSBO. Before deciding to go the FSBO route, we offer you these considerations. Sale Price How much do you want to list your home for? How... Continue Reading

Residents Enjoy Spooky Fun at the Lakes at Leesburg Annual Halloween Party

If you're looking for a great social life after retirement, look no further than a 55+ manufactured home community in Central Florida! Many have year-round events and special holiday celebrations to give residents the opportunity to have fun and mingle. The Lakes at Leesburg is no exception. In addition to their much-anticipated annual golf cart Christmas parade, their entertainment committee throws events for nearly every holiday. This year for Halloween they hosted a Vampires Ball, complete with a DJ, snacks and appetizers, spooky decor, and a costume contest. Pam O'Grady, Lakes of Leesburg board member and resident, filled us in... Continue Reading

Relocating When You’re Older: A Guide to Services That Offer Help

(Written by Michael Longsdon of ElderFreedom.net) According to researchers who examine the lives of older individuals, a third of those age 65 and over change residences. Moving is challenging under the best of circumstances, but the task becomes even more stressful when it happens during one's golden years. The job can be made easier by selecting services that specifically target your demographic. Here are a few that are designed to assist your transition, making the experience as smooth and carefree as possible. Real Estate Your journey begins with finding the right place to live. If you’re of the mind that... Continue Reading

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