Your home should be a haven from the outside world, so if yours feels less than beneficial for your health and overall well-being, it may be time for some changes. Making modifications to your home for greater safety, comfort, and peace of mind can help you feel more relaxed and less stressed in your home.
Whether you’ve already made the decision to move into assisted living or you’re currently weighing it as an option for your long-term care, there are probably many things running through your mind. One of the biggest might be what you’re supposed to do with your home when you move. Should you sell, rent, or leave
As America’s population ages, there is an increased need for finding suitable housing solutions for seniors. If you’re considering your living options as you move further into your golden years, then there are a few things you will need to consider. Staying in Your Home A high percentage of seniors would love to stay in
There are a couple of notable waterfront residences in Long Beach currently on the market. One, which we wrote about last week, is a spectacular place on the sand on the Peninsula. The other is a quiet little home overlooking the Los Cerritos Channel and Wetlands. The beach house is listed for sale at $4.5
There’s an incongruity stirring in most of the U.S. and Canada. Hundreds of millions think of mobile and manufactured homes as housing built for the poor or lower middle class. Really? Tell that to the celebrities, millionaires, and billionaires who own and love their manufactured and mobile homes. Don’t get me wrong. Yes, many lower
Housing affordability concerns will likely limit single-family-home building from making any significant gains in 2019, said economists at a Tuesday session during the 2019 International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. “This is a crisis,” Robert Dietz, chief economist at the National Association of Home Builders, told attendees about the rising costs of homeownership that are
When I think about entrepreneurs and Harvard, I think about Mark Zuckerberg and his Facebook mob, who started their little dorm project for kicks and turned it into something that’s worth more than a small country. Pete Davis and Jon Staff aren’t the Facebook guys. Davis and Staff are the anti-Facebook guys. They built a
In 2015, Jessi and Valerie Smith took a radical step toward downsizing. The couple, both 30 at the time, decided to trade in their three-bedroom San Francisco home to take up residence in an 8-square-foot TAB Teardrop camper. There were a few growing, or in this case, shrinking, pains. They would bump their heads on
Almost 85,000 trailers, manufactured homes and mobile homes dot metro Phoenix. The Phoenix area has historically had a higher percentage of households living in factory-built homes than other major cities around the West. These mobile-home parks have been a significant part of metro Phoenix’s housing market since the 1950s, particularly for retirees and low-income families.
When you purchase a mobile home, it’s likely that you will make some home improvements over a period of time. These improvements may range from installing new mobile home paneling and floors to new cabinets. Installing new cabinets in your mobile home will give it a new lease on life, and will most likely