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Why Are Modular Homes A Great Option For Retirement?

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When it comes time to retire and the children have left home, many homeowners start considering a smaller home. Whether it’s due to difficulty managing your current home or simply because you wish to find a new home, a modular home is a great purchase to make.

Here are some of the main reasons why retirees and soon to be retired should consider buying a modular home.

Customized for your unique needs

As we age, our unique needs change as well. For example, a beautiful staircase might be appealing for many but it might not be that favorable for someone who has problems going up stairs. How about those empty rooms left by your children who have moved? They might become a hassle to clean.

Modular homes offer a wide variety of floor plans to suit your needs perfectly. Whether you’re looking for a one story home or the perfect amount of bedrooms, a modular home allows you to find the perfect home for your unique life.

Many features in your home can be customized to suit your unique needs. Whether it may be a handrail or a more open floor plan, let us help you find the perfect home.

No need for major repairs on old homes

Buying an old home often comes with the need to do costly repairs. Whether it might be fixing a creaky floor or repairing some wiring, an old home often comes with many surprises. However, modular homes are free of repairs for several years due to them being constructed recently.

Your retirement is best spent relaxing and enjoying your life, not spending hours and stressful days trying to repair an old home.

Energy efficient homes for higher energy savings

Moving to a smaller home carries with it several unexpected benefits. However, the main one many retirees will enjoy is the fact that their new home comes with lower energy costs.

Modular homes are built using the highest level of precision, due to them being constructed in a factory. They’re also rigorously tested to meet high standards of air sealing, insulation, and leakage. The result is a home that provides you with the comfort you need while keeping more money in your pocket.

A better home, a modular home

Life after retirement is a new opportunity to enjoy your time doing what you love best. Why should you worry about having to repair your old home? A modular home provides you with countless benefits that will improve your life and allow you to focus on what matters the most.

Are you ready to move into a new modular home? Contact Palm Harbor Homes today for more information.