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sell/trade home from home/land package

Postby » Mon Nov 15, 2004 2:42 pm

Chrissy, I financed a moile home/land package, seven years ago.I love the land thehome sits on (almost two acres in the country) but I' m starting to have alot of problems with the home. Not having any experience with living in a mobile home I didn't know, how can I say this, how cheap it was manufactured!! The point and my question is, can I sell or trade the home and keep the land? I have built a large goldfish pond with waterfall, gazebo, shed not to mention the other landscaping. I would really hate to sell the whole place and don't want to but the home is not worth what I'm paying for it. Any advice? Greg
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Re: sell/trade home from home/land package

Postby » Mon Nov 15, 2004 3:19 pm

Whether or not and how easily you can separate the home/land package for resale depends on how you financed it. If you surrendered the title to the home to gain a better finance rate, you will have to work with the local tax office and the leinholder to regain a title and determine the amount left owing on the home alone if the loan is separated. The real question is . . . do you really want to? If $3,000 will fix whatever is wrong with the home, is that a better financial decision? Depending on the age and size of your home, requiring it to be moved upon sale so you can keep the land will have a tremendously negative effect on the stand-alone value of the home. The buyer has to pay to uninstall it, move it, and re-install it, plus pay for the home. Think about the numbers and make your decision factually, not emotionally.
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Re: sell/trade home from home/land package

Postby » Thu Dec 02, 2004 10:25 pm

Hi, I bought this house in 1994 double wide (58x28) with three bedroom and live communitues park myself until I meet John in 1998 then we got married in 2000. My husband wish to sell home we try for 4 years nothing luck. Until we happen have a child born on 2002 and now we are expecting another one in Aug 2005. We are deaf and trying to find a way how to sell home and buy bigger home? Please give us a help idea. Thank you.
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Re: sell/trade home from home/land package

Postby » Sun Sep 25, 2005 12:34 pm

looking for a mobile home /land bristol,bluff city/abingdon va.
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Re: sell/trade home from home/land package

Postby » Mon Sep 26, 2005 7:07 am

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