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Old 08-16-2021, 03:15 PM
 
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Any help would be appreciated. My husband and I are retired and when his brother died, we bought their house very cheap from his children.
This is a good lesson for all of those who wish to purchase any manufactured (mobile) home on rented land.

They all become worthless over time.
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Old 08-16-2021, 05:40 PM
 
Location: Alexandria, VA
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Old 08-16-2021, 06:34 PM
 
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I guess it must have all worked out for them.
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Old 08-16-2021, 08:01 PM
 
Location: Ocala, FL
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I guess it must have all worked out for them.
More likely they just got spooked away and less likely we will ever hear from the OP again on this forum. Oh well, advice is free but sometimes it's just too hard to hear or accept. Too bad, but I do wish the OP the best.
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Old 08-17-2021, 06:41 AM
 
Location: Columbia, SC
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Talk to a lender and see if the VA construction loan would work. I know you can affix mobile homes to land with them. The age of your mobile might be an issue, but that is where I would start.

You own personal property which is different. When that mobile gets affixed to the land with a foundation, then it becomes real property.
Yes, this. And not every lender does mobile homes, so find one that's an expert at them to help you.
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Old 08-18-2021, 04:29 AM
 
Location: NJ
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She and I messaged a few times. I just messaged to ask how she made out
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