Homestead exemptions can protect homeowners from the forced sale of their home to pay off creditors during financial hardship, keep seniors in their homes, and offset your property tax bill. Let’s look at six things you need to know about this exemption.
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If you’re interested in enjoying your golden years in a special neighborhood, NewHomeSoruce has all the information you need to know about 55+ communities.
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NewHomeSource breaks down the six steps to building a custom home, so home shoppers can be fully informed about the custom home building process.
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NewHomeSource has the ultimate guide to manufactured or mobile homes, so you can decide if this affordable housing option is right for you.
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Manufactured homes have undergone changes that make them more energy efficient; and more changes are to come.
NewHomeSource interviews Clayton Homes’ Mike Duncan so you can learn more about manufactured homes and where you can build them.
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NewHomeSource explores the tiny house movement, and why many new home shoppers are choosing to buy and build smaller houses.
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For some, tiny living isn’t the fairytale they’d always imagined. Here are four ways to ensure you don’t wind up disappointed with your tiny house down the line.
NewHomeSource has everything you need to know about living a tiny house before you decide to build your new home.
You don’t have to live in a tiny house to have great home organization. Learn how you can maximize the storage space in your new home by taking examples from tiny houses.
Don’t downsize your entire life away. NewHomeSource’s top 10 tricks for maximizing storage in a tiny home show you how to work with the space you have to help keep your life, and stuff, organized.
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