Wouldn’t it be nice to find a free place to live? With the economy going down hill, the job market in shambles and housing costs on the rise a free mobile home is appealing. Maybe you are wondering how on earth you can find one of these free mobile homes. Well, there are many out there, you just have to know where to look for one.
The first place you are going to want to look is the popular website Craigslist. Search your local area listings in the free category. When searching use the search terms, free mobile home, free trailer home, free manufactured home and free home. Your search results will most likely bring up a few listings for free mobile homes. If you can’t find a free mobile home in your area doing this, search a different area. Another place to look on Craigslist is to search the general category. This many bring up a few more mobile homes that have not been viewed as much as the ones in the free category.
Another place to look would be your local penny saver or green sheets newspaper. Look under the real estate section under mobile home listings you may find one or two there. Another thing that you could try is do a Google search for free mobile homes. Look through the search results and see if there is one in your area that you may like.
Most of the times the free mobile homes that you will find will be older models, but sometimes you can find one that is newer. The downside of it all is that you most likely will have to have the mobile home moved from its current location. Check your local yellow pages for local mobile home movers and check rates. Another thing you will have to do is find a place to move the mobile home too. Mobile home lot rents usually start from $99.00 a month and move upwards. If you find one that doesn’t have to be moved, that’s better even yet. If it doesn’t have to be moved then all you will have to worry about would be the lot rent. Another thing to consider would be the cost of turning on the electricity, water and sewer. Check your local utility provides for the current rates. One last this to consider when going after a free mobile home would be repair costs. The repairs good be minor or they could end up costing a bundle. So all and all there are good free mobile homes out there as well as some dudes. Good luck on your search for a free mobile home, they are out there and ready for you.
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