Relocating from Ontario to Nova Scotia proved to be just the right move for this family of six.
In today’s increasingly isolated modern life, living somewhere where neighbours look out for each other is life-enriching.
Interest rates are low, which is great for home buyers. Take advantage of the slow down, and get the home you deserve.
Owning a new mini home provides a safe and clean space for your family, that you have complete control over, for less than you might think.
Whatever changes happen in your life, a new Kent mini home could be just the home you need for your next chapter.
Becoming a home owner is exciting, and nerve-wracking, but can change your life in so many positive ways.
Kent mini homes are build to keep you snug as a bug in a rug through the harshest Nova Scotian winter.
Mini homes have changed drastically in the past 20 years, but not everyone realizes just how luxurious and cost-effective they can be.
Springfield Estates is a premium leased land community with oversized lots close to all amenities.
Dream of a place of your own to raise your kids? It’s within reach with a new Kent mini home.
Shopping for a new mini home is fun, but there are several factors to consider before you buy.
Before you spend a fortune renovating your old mini home, read this.
Being made in a climate controlled environment means that winter weather is no big deal for new build Kent Homes.
Not sure how to choose between the land-lease communities across the HRM? We break down the features of some in this this post.
For more than 13 years, Viola has been providing exceptional customer service and making home-owners dreams come true.
Ten Beaches Estates is a fabulous community to call home, and its gorgeous location on the South Shore is just one reason that our clients love living there.
We’re holding our annual Spring Open House on June 16th and 17th – this is the perfect time to check out all our newest homes and meet our team.
A lot has changed in the mini home business in the past 65 years, but Havill’s is still here providing the same excellent customer service.
Our wonderful office manager/ property manager is a real gem, and has been working with us for 18 years.
Did you know that there are dozens of ways that you can customize your Kent mini home to make it perfectly and uniquely yours?
Valley Gate Park in Mount Uniacke offers country living close to the city. This community is perfect for nature lovers, families, and seniors.
We are very attached to our service technician Merlin White, who has worked at Havill’s for more than 40 years.
Woodbine is a family orientated community with a new playground on-site. It has a strong neighbourhood feel & access to many fine amenities.
Havill’s has been family owned since 1953, and was started by our owner and president Alan Havill’s grandfather, Walter.
There are many benefits to purchasing a beautiful new mini home when you downsize, and we wanted to share them with you in this blog.
Always ready to help our customers, Chandler brought nine years of customer experience to the job, and is adored by the rest of the team.
Leonard and MaryAnn Brake downsized into a new mini home just over a year ago and couldn’t be happier. Read why here.
As your housing needs change, a mini home could well be your best option, and will offer you lower costs and more freedom than a condo ever could.
There comes a point in every mini-home’s life where continuing to fix it just isn’t worthwhile. Why not trade it in for a new home you’ll love?
Paul and Cat Montgomery lost everything when their old mobile home caught fire. Havill’s helped them into a beautiful new Kent mini home.
If you’ve visited us lately, you’ll already know that mini homes have changed a great deal. Some, like the Blomindon and the Tancook look more like a luxury cottage. Read more about the evolution of mini homes here.
When people come to talk mini-homes with us, they’re often surprised by the facts as opposed to their preconceived ideas. We share some of the lesser know facts in this blog post.
You need a roof over your head, no matter what, but the simple truth is that while you’re paying rent, you are paying someone else’s mortgage and not building up any equity of your own.
One question that we get asked all the time is how much does a new mini home cost, and it is a difficult question to answer because just like with any other type of home you buy there are many variables that make that cost go up and down. Read all about that here.