Used Double Wide Homes – Where to Find the Best Deals

By Jennifer DeSales

The idea of using pre-loved or used items is now becoming very popular. More and more people opt to buy second hand items especially if they are on a tight budget.

It wouldn’t really hurt to use second hand items as long as the items are still in good condition and do not involve health risks.

Aside from clothes, there are several items that can now be reused such as toys, appliances, furniture, equipment and vehicles.

Used, pre-owned or second hand items are available not only in the United States, but also in other parts of the world.

Used Static Single Wide Holiday Home

If you are planning for a house construction, but on a very tight budget, you don’t have to worry since you do have some options. For the lowest cost possible, you may choose a pre-owned mobile house, which is practical yet serves its purpose.

But, where can you find the best deals on used double wide mobile homes? Here are a few ideas. (more…)

Should I Buy Used or New Double Wide Homes?

By Jennifer DeSales

With every product that we buy, it is common to get confused about all the options available in terms of brand, style, material used and other factors.

Aside from that, some products offer pre-owned or used versions as an alternative.

In fact, the use of pre-owned items is now becoming popular in some countries due to economic reasons.

Most people always prefer to buy brand new items because of the issues of quality and preferences.  While for some, it is not bad at all to take advantage of used or second-hand items as long as they are still in good condition.

Used but Modern mobile home

By the way, would you go for the new double wide homes or would a slightly used one is good enough for you?


Used or New Double-Wide Mobile Homes

By Jennifer DeSales

There is a lot to think about when you are considering making a purchase of a new double-wide mobile homes. There is a lot to consider if deciding to buy your trailer home new or used. Hopefully we can look at some points for both sides so you can make the best informed decision for your purchase.

Buying your trailer home new can be exciting. Everything in the interior is brand new, shiny and clean! Nothing on the exterior would need additional work as well. Some people prefer to buy their trailer new over one that has been heavily lived in for any period of time. If you are going to buy something new, you may want to make sure your investment is worth it.

You should consider such elements as energy efficient appliances that come in very good operating conditions. You could also make sure that your new trailer is designed inside and out to look like the most recently updated traditionally built houses. Making sure you have the latest and greatest updates increases your trailers value, especially if you ever plan to sell it in the future, but it also bumps up the initial price tag. Without being careful, all the bells and whistles on a new model can easily knock it out of your price range.

New Double-Wide Mobile HomesUnlike houses typically build, mobile style homes depreciate immediately after purchase instead of building equity and value. No matter how it looks or if it is in a desirable location. This can influence whether you think new double-wide mobile homes are the way to go or not.

On the other hand, a used mobile trailer can be a very smart choice over a brand new one. Even taking in to consideration such things as older or outdated appliances, wall coverings, kitchen fixtures and counters, and even old flooring (which can all be changed by a savvy buyer.) If you get a good price on a used trailer, you can even replace outdated components, if that will make sense. Maybe the price of some remodeling work is better than paying the new price. You can end up saving thousands, which is a bonus.

The savings you can get purchasing a used model makes it very likely that you can move whenever you need to, if relocation becomes a top priority in your life. In addition to all the great savings, freedom to relocate is one of the top pros of deciding on a used mobile home. Remember if you purchase a new model that you will be making payments for years to come.

If considering buying used, you should look for options that are well built and have been well cared for. In the end this can save thousands of dollars and your home could look as relatively nice as something new. If you consider buying new you can get everything you want and it might even feel like you are in a traditional house. Either way you look at it, a double wide costs a lot less than a normal house. Neither new or used options require you to become a slave to a nosy landlord or a looming mortgage.

Should I Buy Used Manufactured Homes at Auction?

By Jennifer DeSales

Manufactured homes are very popular home choice options because of their affordability. If price is a big point for you, you might be surprised that you can save even more money on your new home by buying it from an auction type setting. A lot of people are unsure with whether or not they should buy used manufactured homes at auction.

Manufactured home auctions are among some of the most popular auction types in the world. Often the reason for this is thought to be because these types of homes are very versatile and are sought out by many different types of people for many different purposes. Because of this, the market for manufactured homes is always in flux and there will always be people trying to sell their used manufactured homes at auction. Bidders at auctions are almost always guaranteed to save money on the final purchase price over buying brand new.

Used Manufactured HomesMobile home auctions take place several different ways. One way is at what is called a manufactured home show. For these kinds of shows you can find hundreds of different types of manufactured homes of all shapes, sizes, colors, and styles. This can take place at a large outdoor space, or even a show room or warehouse. Think of it like a used car lot. Often times you can explore inside and outside the homes and decide on which ones y ou want to bid on. Then at the actual auction you compete with others to try to get the one you want at the best price possible.

Another type of auction setting for manufactured homes are auction style websites. These auctions are different because you can participate from the comfort of your own home. However, you are not able to actually inspect and explore inside the homes themselves. You will have to rely on text descriptions and pictures in order to decide if it is something you want. One good thing about online bidding is that bids usually start very low and if you do your research and are persistent, you can come out with a very good deal. Another plus is that you are not obligated to pay any kind of fee or pay for anything unless you are the high winning bidder. This is good because you won’t get caught up in the fast paced energy of an in person bidding war and go over your budget. You can stick to what your budget it very easily by going to onlin e auctions.

Ultimately, auctions both in person and on the internet are good ways to find the manufactured home you are looking for without always paying retail prices. Any way you look at it you can at least try to get an amazing deal on the home you want if you are willing to spend some time at auctions. If you learn how to be sharp in an auction setting then you can look at getting an amazing deal on your used home at auction.

Where To Find Used Trailer Homes For Sale (…and Get the Best Deal)

By Jennifer DeSales

If you find yourself shopping for a used trailer home, then you might not know where exactly you should begin your search.

This can become very overwhelming in a hurry!

The home buying process for a trailer is very similar to that of a more traditional family home, and it can also be quite a bit stressful.

If you are looking for a starting point, to start your search for used trailer homes for sale.

You will be glad to know that you have a variety of options to consider.

Used Trailer Homes For Sale

The following is a list of 4 proven places to find the best deal on a used mobile home trailer and manufactured single, double and triple wide homes. (more…)

The Best Steps To Finding Used Double Wide Mobile Homes

By Jennifer DeSales

For those looking for used double wide mobile homes this post is for you.

We’ll show you that there are critical places to look and steps that can be taken to increase the odds of successfully finding great used mobile homes.

If you like most buyers, you will want to get the most for your money, but at the same time not end up buying someone else’s problems.

To do that, you must cast the widest net possible in any search.

Buying a used trailer

Let’s start with where used double wide trailers for sale can be found.


Where To Find Double Wide Mobile Homes For Sale

By Jennifer DeSales

There are many options and floor plans available if your are searching for double wide mobile homes for sale.

Manufactured mobile homes are increasing in popularity because of more energy-efficient building materials. The result is a better living space for your money.

Double wide mobile homes have become popular home owner choices over the years.

While originally they were thought to be poorly manufactured or cookie cutter in design, which is simple not true.

The new models are equipped with reinforced construction and modern design options.

Used Trailer at holiday parks

Whether you are looking to purchase a new model or a used model, it pays to shop around to find the best floor plan and the best location for your needs.


How To Find Double Wide Trailers For Sale

By Jennifer DeSales

If you are considering buying a manufactured home in the near future, then there is a good chance that you are looking into double wide trailers as an option.

After all, these are among the most popular types of manufactured homes and they are ideal for the average family in terms of size, number of rooms, and sale price.

Manufactured homes allow owners to get more bang for their buck in terms of the features that the home has to offer for the low price, especially in comparison to traditional construction homes.


For example, even a high-end, brand new double wide typically does not exceed $80,000.


Find Local Double Wides For Sale

By Jennifer DeSales

Are you interested in finding double wide homes for sale in the near future? If so, then you may have already been approved for your home mortgage and you are now just looking for the manufacturer and the site that is just right for you.

Of course, finding your dream home is always the hardest part of the process. First of all, you need to decide whether you want to buy new or used, as each has a different process entailed.

If you want to customize your home and do not mind spending a bit more and waiting for the construction to happen, then buying new might be the best option for you.

Double-Wide Trailer

On the other hand, if you are wanting to save money and want to be able to move in soon, then you may want to consider buying used.


Used Double Wide Mobile Homes (Important Factors to Consider)

By Jennifer DeSales

Many American families live in double wide or manufactured homes to save money, yet still live in a modest residence.

Also known as static caravans, double wide homes are good news to people who want to own a home, yet cannot afford regular and more expensive houses.You have the option of buying new mobile houses but there are also used double wide homes for the more practical buyer.

Second hand homes may need some reworking but some are still in good shape for their new occupants. A good used mobile home can be an in-expensive solution for people who need an instant house or a stable living space for their family.

Holiday single wide

If you decide to buy a used manufactured home, then you must read these points before you purchase. (more…)