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My friend is in the process of building one of these container homes, C-cans as he puts it. He is on the third level already, The main level is at ground level, one is buried under ground (basement) and the third is above that (heaven room) they are all connected with spiral stairs cases, its real cool
There is a lot of negative publicity flying around over who's at fault for the massive number of foreclosures in the country. The fact is that many precautions were thrown to the wind by buyers believing that there would be no end to their equity growth. Now that all has and is taking place, rather than pointing fingers, lets examine the opportunity created for everyone. Included are those whom have never owned a home yet, those still paying rent, and those needing to start over.
There are huge inventories of homes available at way below market prices. The wealthy Real Estate investors are always created when the market is down because they buy low and resell when the market turns around. The cycle has occurred three times since 1982 and each cycle has created wealth for the informed and loss for the uninformed. There are hundreds of programs available to novice investors for learning the techniques used by seasoned investors. The rules have changed so it is necessary to do your homework before spending lots on the same information available for little or no cost.
Society as a whole needs to move toward freedom from debt. Anyone can do this with just a small bit of discipline. Do your research and look for the best deals on foreclosures available and move ahead to achieve your goals.
I like the idea of using shipping containers. For a while the price of scrap steel had placed them out of range but the pricing has since improved. I for one will be building a new garage using 2, 40 ft containers as the side walls and the putting a roof, front and rear walls with a door. I had not yet thought about building an entire house from containers.