You’re driving down the road and notice a tiny home in the woods and ask yourselves “Why would anyone buy something like that?” Surprisingly enough, our factory produced more than 700 Park Model RV’s in 2016 alone!
Although the space is small, the reasons for purchasing are virtually limitless. Park Model RV’s, incorrectly called “Tiny Homes,” have various uses including:
- Vacation get-away
- Hunting and fishing cabin
- Winter visitor’s cottage
- Income or Rental properties
- Retirement living
- Aging parent living area
- Guest living area
- Early retirement get-away
- Student living
Regardless of use, there are multiple styles and floor plans available to fit your exact needs. Looking for a place for your buddies to crash after a day of reeling in a couple largemouths? Consider the Cabin Style to give it a rustic look. How about a place for the in-laws to stay to keep them out of your hair? The Cottage Style may be the best choice! Or are you a snow bird needing some extra storage space while you escape the frigid North? A Loft Model may be perfect.
No matter the reason, Titan Park Models of Texas is here to help! Call 512-868-0709, or fill out the Contact Us form and we will get in touch within 24 hours.
Is it a home or an RV? Are they really called “Tiny Homes”? Where can I put one of these? These are some of the many questions that those interested in a Park Model ask.
Park Model’s are classified as “RV’s” NOT HOMES. As such, they must comply with the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) standards. The RVIA is the national trade association representing recreation vehicle (RV) manufacturers
The RVIA defines a Park Model as – a trailer-type RV that is designed to provide temporary accommodation for recreation, camping or seasonal use. Park Model RVs are built on a single chassis, mounted on wheels and have a gross trailer area not exceeding 400 square feet in the set -up mode. They are certified by their manufacturers as complying with the ANSI A119.5 standard for recreational park trailers.
The average sales price for a Park Model according to the RVIA is $52,500…Scores less than the average condo or timeshare! Park Models have a variety of uses including hunting cabins, lakeside getaways, rental properties, and temporary guest houses.
No matter your desired use make sure your Park Model has a RVIA approval stamp. Many retailers will claim they sell Park Models, but have not been certified with the RVIA. Without this stamp it cannot be placed in an RV park, and in most states CANNOT LEGALLY be placed on private property. At Titan Park Model of Texas we ensure that ALL of our Park Models pass the rigorous certification process.
Call us at (512) 868-0709 and we will answer all of your questions, and help build the Park Model you have been dreaming of!