“And I was able to do it at such a young age!”

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“And I was able to do it at such a young age!”

Homeowner Spotlight: David Juarez Jr. Many Americans who have dreamed of homeownership are questioning whether they will ever be able to make it happen. With housing prices rising in Texas, many people are discouraged on their homeownership journey. But sometimes, all it takes is persistence and the right help.   David Juarez Jr. came to us […]

5 Mobile Home Scams… Exposed

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5 Mobile Home Scams… Exposed

When you are in the market for a new manufactured home, you want an easy, low-pressure, and affordable buying process. Unfortunately, not every mobile home dealership will give you that. In fact, some companies are so focused on making a profit, they will use manipulative tactics to trick you into spending more money. At Braustin […]

“I Have My Own Slice of Texas”: Customer Spotlight

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“I Have My Own Slice of Texas”: Customer Spotlight

We say it all the time: our customers are our family. When you work with Braustin to buy a mobile home, the relationship doesn’t stop at closing. We genuinely care about the people we help; that doesn’t just turn off. One customer-turned-family-member who has always been there for us is LeRoy Chavez. LeRoy was the […]

Moving a Pet into Your Mobile Home? Here Are Some Tips

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Moving a Pet into Your Mobile Home? Here Are Some Tips

At Braustin Homes, we know firsthand how much joy pets bring to our lives (check out one of our favorites, Dakota, pictured above). Our furry friends comfort us, make us laugh, and give us structure to our days.  So when it comes time to move into your new luxury double-wide mobile home, one of the […]

Mobile Homes: Making the American Dream Affordable

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Mobile Homes: Making the American Dream Affordable

In our previous blog, we explained why housing has gotten so expensive in the U.S. Many families feel disheartened right now because they don’t know if they will ever be able to afford their dream home. Though the real estate market is highly saturated at the moment, raising housing prices, that doesn’t mean you can’t […]

Why Is Housing So Expensive?

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Why Is Housing So Expensive?

If you’re in the market for a home, you are aware that housing prices are on the rise. In fact, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller national home price index, house prices increased 19.8% year-over-year in February, the third highest monthly increase in the last 35 years. As a result, many families now wonder if […]

What to Know About Insuring Your Manufactured Home

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What to Know About Insuring Your Manufactured Home

When you make a big investment, you want to do everything you can to protect it. That’s why it is so important to have insurance for your mobile home. While mobile home insurance is not required by law, it is still important to prioritize (and chances are, your mortgage company will require it). While policies […]

Breaking News: Braustin Homes Design Studio is LIVE

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Breaking News: Braustin Homes Design Studio is LIVE

Braustin Homes has launched our new mobile home design studio! This one-of-a-kind custom home building tool makes finding the perfect mobile home for you simple and stress-free. We are thrilled to offer a modern home buying tool to our customers that allows them to find their perfect mobile home and receive an instant estimate and […]

Latino Homeownership is Rapidly Rising in the U.S.

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Latino Homeownership is Rapidly Rising in the U.S.

A recent article in The Washington Post outlined how Latino homeownership is rapidly growing, particularly among young people.  The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) reported that the Latino homeownership rate increased to 48.4 percent in 2021, up from 47.5 percent in 2019, which is the highest it has been since the mid-2000s. […]

Essential Tips for Choosing a Mobile Home Layout

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Essential Tips for Choosing a Mobile Home Layout

When you decide to invest in your dream home, there are many decisions you will have to make. One crucial consideration is the layout of your mobile home. Finding a floorplan that matches your family’s needs is the first step to creating the right space. Fortunately, there is an abundance of options in terms of […]

Benefits of Mobile Home Communities

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Benefits of Mobile Home Communities

As land prices rise, more and more mobile home buyers are turning to manufactured home communities. Beyond being an affordable option, mobile home communities also offer a wide variety of benefits. Whether you have a young family or are a recent retiree, there are many advantages to mobile home communities of which you might not […]

Avoid These Manufactured Home DIY Mistakes

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Avoid These Manufactured Home DIY Mistakes

One of the advantages of owning your own mobile home rather than renting is that you can make any changes to it that you want. Renovation is an exciting aspect of homeownership.  However, if you have limited experience in home improvement projects, you may not be aware that the process can be filled with obstacles. […]

Maximizing Space in Your Mobile Home

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Maximizing Space in Your Mobile Home

Mobile homes offer a ton of benefits over stick-built houses. They’re more affordable, they are customizable, and you can move into your home within a few weeks if you already own the land.  However, whether you have a double-wide mobile home or a single-wide mobile home, you won’t have as much storage space as you […]

Moving into a Mobile Home This Summer? Try These Tips

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Moving into a Mobile Home This Summer? Try These Tips

Did you know, summertime is the most popular time to move? Yep! In fact, it is estimated that 80% of moves happen between April and September. It makes sense because school is out so families have more free time to pack up their homes and move.  That said, just because summer is the most popular […]

¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo! Here’s 5 Fun Facts About the Holiday

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¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo! Here’s 5 Fun Facts About the Holiday

¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo! Cinco de Mayo is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate our vibrant Mexican-American community here in San Antonio. The city always shows up for this holiday with food and drink specials, lots of live music and dancing, and plenty of fun decorations. You might check out the Cinco de Mayo festival in […]

Maintaining Your Mobile Home: Important Tips You Need to Know

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Maintaining Your Mobile Home: Important Tips You Need to Know

Homeowners everywhere must stay on top of maintenance. Whether you own a single-wide mobile home or a stick-built house, every year, you will have a checklist to address to keep your property in tiptop shape.  Manufactured homes have different maintenance concerns compared to site-built homes. Here are some considerations to make when it comes to […]

Downsizing to a Mobile Home: Pros and Cons

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Downsizing to a Mobile Home: Pros and Cons

Owning a home is a dream come true, but that doesn’t mean it’s all sunshine and roses. Many people invest in stick-built homes only to realize that the mortgage impacts their bottom line too much. As such, it’s common for people to debate downsizing to a mobile home.  Whether you’re a recent empty nester or […]

How to Buy a Mobile Home and Land Together

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How to Buy a Mobile Home and Land Together

Many of the families we work with would like to be move into their new single-wide or double-wide mobile home as soon as possible. If you already own land when you contact our online mobile home dealership, we can have your new home out to you within just a couple of weeks!  However, not all […]

Going Green? Invest in a Manufactured Home!

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Going Green? Invest in a Manufactured Home!

Energy costs are rising, which means mobile homeowners are paying more and more every year to cool their homes in the San Antonio heat. That means many people are considering energy efficiency more than ever before.  Fortunately, manufactured homes are becoming more energy-efficient. They have a reputation for not being cost-efficient when it comes to […]

Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your Mobile Home

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Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your Mobile Home

It’s that time of year: flowers are blooming, the sun’s out, the birds are chirping… that only means one thing: time to clean your mobile home!  Spring cleaning may not be the most exciting task of the year, but it’s important to maintain the value of your manufactured home. Whether you have a single-wide or […]

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