When to Know You Need a New Home

Knowing when to sell your old home and transition into a new one can be a challenge. Whether that means you need to downsize or upgrade or just need a change of scenery, here are some great tips to know when it's time to buy a new home. 1. Your home no longer matches your [...]

By |2018-11-06T12:43:25+00:00October 26th, 2018|Blog, Florida, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on When to Know You Need a New Home

What’s the Difference Between Manufactured and Modular?

At Cactus Land Holding, we work with builders that offer both manufactured and modular homes. Clearly, there are some similarities between these two types of homes in that they are primarily constructed in a factory then transported to the home site and assembled there. However, there are also some key differences that a buyer should [...]

By |2018-11-03T18:03:12+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Blog, Florida, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on What’s the Difference Between Manufactured and Modular?

Important Info to Buy Land for Manufactured Homes

Buying a house in Central Florida, manufactured or otherwise, is a complicated and often confusing process; but buying land to build a manufactured house can pose its own challenges. Particularly in the case of manufactured homes, there are many details that you need to consider when you’re looking at buying land. The first thing to [...]

By |2018-08-28T17:22:04+00:00August 25th, 2018|Blog, Financing, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on Important Info to Buy Land for Manufactured Homes

Manufactured Homes 101: What are the Basics?

What is a manufactured home? A manufactured home is one that is built indoors in a factory setting. The finished home is then covered and transported to its new location, where it’s assembled by a builder. A manufactured home is not the same as a mobile home; it is simply a home that is built [...]

By |2018-08-28T17:16:12+00:00August 11th, 2018|Blog, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on Manufactured Homes 101: What are the Basics?

Top Four Manufactured Home Brands

Jacobsen Jacobsen Homes engineers their homes for strength, comfort, and economy. There are more than 100 floor plans to choose from ranging in size from one to three bedrooms, and up to more than 2,400 square feet of living space. With so many options, you’ll be able to find a home that’s perfect for [...]

By |2018-06-26T22:42:53+00:00June 26th, 2018|Blog, Florida, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on Top Four Manufactured Home Brands

Build Your New Manufactured Home in The Meadows of Astatula

When you're in beautiful Astatula located on the broad back roads of Central Florida, you will find friendly residents in a tranquil and pleasant setting. When living at the Meadow's you'll get to enjoy a one-of-a-kind resident-owned manufactured home family community in Lake County. Picture yourself having outdoor barbecues with family and friends or spend [...]

By |2018-06-26T17:20:36+00:00June 26th, 2018|Blog, Financing, Florida, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on Build Your New Manufactured Home in The Meadows of Astatula

How to Pay for Your Manufactured Home

When you want to build/buy and finance a manufactured home you'll need to get a loan; banks typically issue you a loan through two stages. These are called construction-to-permanent loans. Until your home is complete and appraised, the loan will be a construction loan. During this time, you will be making “interest only” payments. Once [...]

By |2018-06-06T09:02:28+00:00May 4th, 2018|Blog, Financing, Florida, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on How to Pay for Your Manufactured Home

Why Manufactured Homes are More Affordable

Building Outdoors Many homes in the U.S. are built outdoors and onsite. This leaves them open to the suns UV rays, Florida's daily rain, seasonal hurricanes, downpours, the wind, and other elements that damage materials and can create issues that put more time and money into the construction process. Building Indoors Manufactured construction is better [...]

By |2018-05-08T16:55:31+00:00April 28th, 2018|Blog, Financing, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on Why Manufactured Homes are More Affordable

Manufactured Home Myths Debunked

Building a new home from scratch can be confusing for anyone. Especially since manufactured home construction is still a relatively new and modern way to build homes. Here are a few myths that we've debunked to help clear up some of the confusion when it comes to buying and building a manufactured home. MYTH: Manufactured [...]

By |2018-05-08T16:33:28+00:00April 10th, 2018|Blog, Financing, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on Manufactured Home Myths Debunked

4 Manufactured Home Myths Debunked

Here are a few myths that we’ve debunked to help clear up some of the confusion surrounding manufactured homes and what you might have misheard. MYTH: Manufactured homes are difficult to finance FACT: Manufactured homes are treated the same as traditional stick-built buildings for financing. Mobile homes (which are not manufactured homes) are harder [...]

By |2018-03-27T14:44:14+00:00February 25th, 2018|Blog, Manufactured Homes|Comments Off on 4 Manufactured Home Myths Debunked