Buying and Selling a Manufactured Home

Helpful information, tips, and advice for buying or selling a manufactured home.

the dealer-financed manufactured home trap

The Dealer-Financed Manufactured Home Trap

As the creator of Mobile Home Living, it's obvious that I'm an advocate of factory-built homes. Over the last 3.5 years I hope I've made it clear that while I love the homes, I'm not a fan of the manufactured h...
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How Much is Your Manufactured Home Worth?

Ready to sell your home? Want to apply for a home equity loan? You'll need to know how much your manufactured home is worth. There are several factors that can influence your home's overall market value. ...
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Why a Manufactured Home Should Be Your Next Home

With gas prices tumbling, employment levels rising and forecasters predicting several years of strong economic growth, a feel good factor is emerging across America. For the first time in what seems like a long...
56-57 Palace mobile home floor plan

10 Great Manufactured Home Floor Plans

Floor plans have an astounding affect on people's lives. How we live and interact with our family is greatly impacted by a home's layout. We need a home to meet our lifestyle and provide style and convenience. ...
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Paradise Cove Mobile Home Sold for $2 Million

The Malibu Real Estate Blog just released news that a Paradise Cove mobile home broke the record for most expensive mobile home ever sold. The 1000 square foot mobile home sold for $2,000,000. That's $2000 per ...
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What You Need to Know Before You Buy a Mobile Home

Buying a mobile home, like buying any home, can be a simultaneously daunting and exciting experience. There are hundreds of benefits of choosing to buy a mobile home: you get much more space for your money and ...
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How to Sell a Mobile Home Without an Agent

Sell a Mobile Home Without an Agent Selling a mobile home without an agent, commonly known as a 'for sale by owner' listing, can save you thousands of dollars in real estate fees. Oftentimes, real estate ag...
Insurance for Manufactured Homes

Finding Homeowner’s Insurance for Manufactured Homes

Manufactured homes are designed with the same perks as single family homes and condos; the kitchens display granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, custom built fireplaces, and other high-end finishes...
How to Buy a Mobile Home with Bad Credit

How to Buy a Mobile Home with Bad Credit

You've found just the perfect mobile home and total bliss awaits. But your credit isn't so great, so you figure it's time to brush up on loans types and credit scores. As you begin, pause to remember that ba...
mobile home park advantages and disadvantages

Advantages and Disadvantages of Mobile Home Parks

  A mobile home park is a great place to call home! You can have all the benefits of traditional home-ownership without the burden of tiresome maintenance and excessive property taxes. Mobile home park ...
manufactured home compaints

The Top 4 Reasons for Manufactured Home Complaints

Why Are There So Many Manufactured Homes Complaints? Manufactured homes have a bad reputation. It's one of the things that keep a lot of people from considering them as a housing option so I feel it necessary ...