Your Guide to Mobile Home Ownership

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Buying a home is one of the largest investments an individual makes in their lifetime. Before jumping into the world of home ownership, it's important to consider all available options. For buyers looking for a flexible and cost effective alternative to a traditional stick built home, a mobile home may be the solution. Mobile home sales are currently on the rise in the U.S. An estimated 20 million Americans live in mobile homes, as of 2018. Additionally, 20% of residences in North Carolina are mobile homes. Many mobile homes come equipped with customizable floor plans, and can accommodate two or three bedrooms, a fitted washer and dryer, two bathrooms and a breakfast bar. There are many advantages to purchasing a mobile home, as well as a few disadvantages that should be considered before making a decision on a property. Here's some information on mobile home ownership, including common floor plans, property values, and a guide to selling or moving a mobile home.