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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

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

A History of Florida Mobile Home Resorts

(Written with permission by Russell S. Watson of Florida Manufactured Home Living - See the video here!) Hundreds of thousands of people live in manufactured home resort parks in Florida, yet few know the history that resulted in their creation. Early History The first large-scale production mobile home was the Conestoga wagon. It was constructed from wood, and the wheels were iron rim for greater durability. The wagon was about 18 feet long, 11 feet high, and four feet in width. It was the first mobile home used on a large scale. Everything you needed for the trip had to... Continue Reading

What’s the Difference Between a Mobile Home and a Manufactured Home?

When looking for a mobile home or manufactured home for sale, it can be somewhat confusing. The terms are often used interchangeably, but there are important differences. What are mobile homes and manufactured homes? Both mobile homes and manufactured homes were both built off-site in a warehouse. These prefabricated homes were then transported to the location where they’re set and permanently affixed to the ground. They are often placed in mobile home communities next to other mobile homes. These mobile and manufactured home communities are a far cry from the outdated term "trailer parks", as they are more commonly well-kept... Continue Reading

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