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9/23/2009 1:37:56 PM

Stephen (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
Our rig is our rolling time share.... It is so wonderful to wake up with a different view and weather conditions.... Here in Florida we can camp in the Keys on the water for $35-40 a night.. Where hotels would be $200. and We do not have to drag suitcases to and from. SRB
9/23/2009 3:41:14 PM

Tom (Michigan)
Totally agree. Brought a class A couple years ago. Had class C s for years for the simple reason, you can go where and when you want Great family accomdations for the kids. Missed the pools and hot tubes after snowmobiling in MI, but you can t beat the great lakes for swiming in the summer. Hope to go full time in a couple of years.
9/23/2009 5:47:43 PM

Gary (NY)
I agree. My wife and I decided against a condo because we have children on both coasts of Florida. A condo would be too restricting. We can spend a couple of weeks on each coast visiting the kids and grandkids, then head anywhere to see the sights.
9/23/2009 8:20:12 PM

David (Tampa,Fl)
You can temporarily make your RV a condo by buying a lot at one of the many RV Resorts around America. Get the best of both worlds this way, buy a couple lots and stay in the best spots depending on the season. You still have the ability to travel.
9/24/2009 1:44:18 PM

Jim (Tempe, AZ.)
Good article well stated. I agree whole heartedly with the article. The freedom to roam and explore this beatiful country at our own speed is a precious freedom we have in living in such a great country.
9/24/2009 8:47:15 PM

noel (mn)
good article! We had amotorhome the first 6 years of our retirement, sold it in AZ, and rented a condo for the next 5, and we really miss the rv, We are presently looking, again, to buy another one.
9/24/2009 9:51:18 PM

Bob (Rogers, Arkansas)
So what s wrong with having both a condo AND an RV, like we have? With the condo s exterior chores completely taken care of, we can pack up the RV and leave anytime we choose. Also, we find the owners to be very friendly, much like those at RV parks
9/24/2009 11:59:26 PM

Gerald (British Columbia)
Theirs no life like full timing in a RV, I have been all over the USA & Canada. I do not need any condo. Enjoy living
9/25/2009 11:19:28 AM

John (Shallotte, NC)
When we are in our mh we know who slept in our bed last night , and when the sheets were changed,cleaned the bathroom, and the luxury of taking a nap anytime on the road. If you don t like your neighbors or the weather, just move down the road.
9/25/2009 2:19:10 PM

Sandra (Los Angeles, CA)
Very nice article . Thanks for helping me to make a decision on wheather I should buy a condo or buy a coach.
9/28/2009 12:30:45 AM

Carol (Green Cove Springs, FL)
When we first started RVing, we had bought a condo and a motorhome at the same time. In the 2 years we had the condo, we were only there 5 months. So sold the condo and have been full-time now 10 years. We workamp and enjoy the variety of jobs.
9/29/2009 3:38:40 PM

Phyllis and Dave (on the road in RV)
we bought several condos in the past and it fit our lifestyle at the time with the kids but now that the only ones traveling are my husband and I and retired we re doing what we ve always dreamed of doing and it s great we,re novices but are learning
10/4/2009 10:50:46 PM

Rusty (Shoreline,Wa)
We ve lived in a condo almost 13 years, million $ view of the Cascades. Had timeshare for 5-6 years, used once a year if lucky. Bought campground membership, go anytime. Cann t wait retire and hit the road, hope some campground will employ us, no $
1/6/2010 1:35:28 PM

Doug (Richboro,Pa.)
Condo living is fine for some people.But for thoughs who KNOW the benfits of RVing and the freedom it gives one. What more can one ask for.The old saying is, Try it, your like it Go to an RV show and ask a lot of questions.
1/7/2010 11:57:45 AM
akmshrm
akmshrm
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We've been full timing now for three years and love the lifestyle. Before that we had been on the road for about 10 months out of the year but still retained our "home Base" Decided it wasn't worth the costs and sold out and now enjoy the ability to go where we want to go and stay for however long we want to.........with no worries about an empty house.

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Traveling this great country and enjoying the ride
5/21/2010 11:41:28 AM

Ruth (St. Louis, Mo.)
I am an 80 yr. old single female in excellent heath(body and mind) and am tired of house and garden! Been there-done that! Is it possible to hook up with a caravan as a single??! Wanted a trailer since I was a child! Now s my chance!
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