Choosing a motor home that is right for you and your family can be difficult, especially if you aren’t sure what to look for in buying an RV. Motor home travel is a very personal endeavor; choosing the right motor home for you is personal as well.
Consider your RV lifestyle
The most important factor in deciding which motor home to buy is to consider how you are going to use your newly purchased motor home. How many people will be traveling with you? Do you plan to take short trips or long trips? How many of your activities will be in the RV versus out in camp, etc. Once you think about the answers to some of these questions, you can decide which RV features are most important in your RV traveling lifestyle.
Determine what you can afford
Determine how much RV you can afford to buy. Buying a used motor home can stretch your dollars farther and get more RV for your money. Remember to consider other RV costs, such as gas expenses and other traveling gear you may need to purchase.
Don’t sacrifice quality
Assess your budget versus various RV costs and determine what you can afford. When looking at the different motor home manufacturers and models, such as Prevost, Liberty, or Winnebago, don’t sacrifice quality to save a few dollars. Making sure the amenities your custom coach has stand up in quality is more important than more features. Consider the resale value too, in case you decide to upgrade in the future.