I Live In a Mobile Home

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    Yesh, I Live In a Trailer...

    It's a nice one though. 3BR 2BTH. It's really big too. Our landlords let us decorate it any way we wanted (which was great because the decor looked like ****). It used to have old borders and nasty, poorly done sponged paint splotches all over the walls... now the walls have a...
    AllySh0rty AllySh0rty
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Mar 10, 2008

    I am proud of my mobile home

    because I own it. I don't need fancy. I have a lot of land to stretch out. I'm 30 and I don't have mortgage payments. Who else can say that?
    dontgitbit dontgitbit
    31-35, M
    1 Response Dec 12, 2015

    Spamcan, Sweet Spamcan....

    Sure, I grew up hearing all the stereotypes about "Trailer Parks", but living in one has made me rethink my preconceived notions. (OK, but I still love to sing along to "I'm dreaming of a white-trash Christmas....we'll decorate the mobile home....") When I...
    MaMegabyte MaMegabyte
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Jun 22, 2008

    Hi All!Well, before I get too far,

    I should clarify that I am *hoping* to be living in a mobile home soon. As you can see from the pix below, the seller has done a wonderful job on the space! I would say the home is about 400 sq ft, give or take. Given the upgrades I think his price is terrific, especially since...
    laoxinat laoxinat
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Oct 20, 2014

    Love My Country Home!

    I have had so much snobbery from "real house owners" I have to say. My 61 x 26, 2bed/2 bath studio style MH is WONDERFUL! Till they can put a "real home" on frames and travel it down the highway for miles, set it back up in another location and not have to re-build the entire...
    bepuzzled bepuzzled
    51-55, M
    Aug 11, 2012

    Love My Mobile Home!

    I bought for under 50k and while everyone I know is renting places at 800-1000 bucks a month, I live in a rent controlled $210 a month with free water and sewer mobile home park.   
    SarahJaneFan75 SarahJaneFan75
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2008

    Mobile Home

    My husband and I love to travel and he has a job that lets him work from home. We don't want to settle down in a home and be stuck there. We have been considering getting a mobile home. The problem is we don't know anything about mobile home financing. We need advice is it worth...
    jessesToons jessesToons
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 28, 2012

    Countryside Investment Group Parks Suck!

    I moved into a mobile home park 3 years after an electrical fire at my former mobile home park. Moving in was easy, until I moved in. I was wrote) up for a 'commercial' vehicle, a 1977 Ford van painted like the Mystery Machine, wrote up for the refrig being on the deck during...
    Trailrtrashdad Trailrtrashdad
    1 Response Dec 5, 2011

    New Mobile Home Advice.

    Hello, Looking at a nice single wide 2 BR 1bath Mobile Home. Home may go for under 10 , but they want me responsible for back lot fees? Have you heard of an arrangement like this? ( my first home purchase ) Thank You For your help.
    jamesangames jamesangames
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jun 1, 2012

    Share Your Mobile Home Experience.

    I was just curious to know about your experience staying in a mobile home. They look pretty and luxurious. I am going to book a bungalow type RTM home. I have also heard that there are myths about burglars and robbery when you stay in a RTM home. But i think that was false. The...
    travishomes travishomes
    22-25, M
    Sep 4, 2013

    Living In A Singlewide & Mobile Home Park

    Our family of 4 lives in a nice mobile home park in the south eastern US. We bought a singlewide mobile home in 07, brand new. I had reservations about my children growing up in a mobile home park even though we have a nice mobile home, mainly bc of stereotypes. But honestly...
    marymann marymann
    1 Response Sep 24, 2012
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