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Five Reasons Why Mobile Home Parks in the United States are Disappearing

There are approximately 43,000 manufactured housing communities (also known as mobile home parks) spread out across the United States. Each year this number is drastically reduced...

Courtesy of Andrew Keel, Forbes Business Council

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Overcoming Misconceptions About Manufactured Housing Communities

While investor interest is at an all-time high, the manufactured housing industry is still experiencing decades-old stigma...

Courtesy of Lucia Morosanu, Multi-Housing News

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Christmas Light Displays from Around the Country

Whether you live in a hot or cold climate, these attractions are bound to get you and your family in the Christmas spirit. So check out our list of the best Christmas light displays across the United States

Courtesy of Jessica Leigh Mattern and Chloe Gorman, CountryLiving.com

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A Factory-Built Home as a Means to Affordable Housing

Living in a mobile home park has also been a pleasant surprise, she added. “We love our neighbors and it’s really quiet.” It’s an all-age park with cultural diversity, another plus. “We’ve met several neighbors. Everybody’s really sweet.”

Courtesy of Beth DeCarbo, The Washington Post

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Seven Fantastic Resident-Owned Mobile Home Parks in Arizona

In Arizona, you’ll find a number of resident-owned mobile home parks that are age-restricted and thus great for retired folks, as well as some that are open to all ages. Here, we’ve highlighted seven...

Courtesy of MHVillage.com

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7 Home Improvements Just for Your Pets

When it comes to your house, there’s no hiding the fact that you have a pet. Between the bed, the food, and the “I Heart Cats” welcome mat, your home practically screams animal lover. So why not take the next step and do a remodel just for your pet?

Courtesy of Mortgages.com

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With Home Buying so Tough, Manufactured Housing Sees an Opportunity

Now, builders of manufactured homes are targeting the thousands of would-be home buyers who’ve been locked out of homeownership due to today’s sky-high prices.

Courtesy of Mike Wheatley, Realtybiznews.com

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These 3 Things Make the "Perfect" Home Office

According to a 2017 FlexJobs survey, approximately 3.9 million U.S. employees now work from home. And who could blame them? It seems pretty cool to skip out on the drudging commute—especially if you have a picture-perfect office space carved out in your home.

Courtesy of Lambeth Hochwald, Apartmenttherapy.com

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Clayton Launches Lifestyle Magazine for Homeowners

With thoughtfully curated content, Opening Doors will delve into stories that showcase the Clayton Home Building Group through team member stories, environmentally conscious building methods, homeownership tips and more...

Courtesy of Clayton Home Building Group

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How to Stop Smart Home Devices from Spying on You

Whether we’re talking about Maytag clothes washers that connect to our Wi-Fi, Google smart speakers that listen for spoken commands, or Amazon’s Ring path lighting that triggers a video doorbell, these gadgets all live to gather and share data.

Courtesy of Nathaniel Wice, ThisOldHouse.com

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Tucson's Most Affordable Starter Homes

Would you ever consider moving to Tucson? Take a look through budget-friendly homes for first home buyers, retirees and flippers.

Courtesy of Tucson.com

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Oak Parks Mobile Homes Sprouting Near Tesla's Factory in Austin

AUSTIN, TX — A sprawling development of manufactured homes will be located about five miles south of the Tesla Gigafactory in Austin.

Courtesy of Meegan Falcon, Patch.com

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Best Smart Home Products

Been doing some online shopping lately? Why not include some products that will make your Mobile or Manufactured Home smarter and safer? Here are some of the very best!

Courtesy of Thisoldhouse.com

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Another 5-Star Review for South Coast Mobile Homes!

I would highly recommend the professionals at South Coast Mobile Homes. Peter Jorde and Lydia Ford are two of the most professional, responsive, detail oriented, and caring real estate agents that I have ever had the pleasure of working with.

Courtesy of April Brown - Seller

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Did You Know?

Did you know that red and yellow shades release endorphins that stimulate the appetite? That's one way to make sure the kids finish their plates.

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Ever Wonder What Your Home is Worth in Today's Market?

If you'd like to get a quick, free assessment of your home's value, simply click on the "Read More" button and fill in your home address and we'll do the rest. You'll receive a home valuation in seconds and there is absolutely no cost to you. There is no risk or cost.

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Coming Soon: Rare Mobile Home for Rent in Anaheim

Coming Soon: Great 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Mobile Home in Desirable 55+ Park. STOP LOOKING and START LIVING in this Beautiful 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home in Rancho La Paz 55+ Mobilehome Park. Enjoy your privacy on this well located corner lot and relax on your covered porch where you can take in the summer breezes.

Courtesy of South Coast Mobile Homes, LLC

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Pearls of Wisdom for First Time Home Buyers

The financial climate is becoming considerably less hostile than it has been over the past decade and now more people are looking to buy their first house. This should be a joyous experience and a milestone in your adult life, but it’s important to prepare for all the turbulence that comes with the process.

Courtesy of Mortgages.com

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Paradise Continues to Rebuild and Evolve Three Years after the Camp Fire

As the community approaches the three-year anniversary of Camp Fire, it has much to be proud of. Nonprofit organizations, businesses, and local officials have remained strongly committed to the recovery.

Courtesy of Chico State News

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Hard to Believe?

This house has a lot of great features. Laminate wood floors, plenty of natural light, fireplace, custom light fixtures, and of course, custom paint on the walls. Would you believe that this is a Manufactured Home?

Courtesy of South Coast Mobile Homes, LLC