How A Mobile Home Can Be Turned Into Smart Home

Technology can be and usually is hard to live without. It is a means to make our lives simpler and more convenient. It is also a way to save on bills, by turning your manufactured home into a tech machine instead of making extensive renovations to it. If you already...

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Ways To Liven Up You Mobile Home

A mobile home unit is one of the most affordable ways to own a residence these days, especially in your senior years. Not only does this open up many different possibilities in terms of bonding with family and neighbors, but also with regard to customizing your home,...

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How To Install Anchors For Your Manufactured Home

Living in a manufactured home comes with many great benefits, but there are aspects to this choice that entails setting up extra safety measures. One of these is setting up a way to protect the home in the event of strong winds. This can be done by tying down anchors,...

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Can You Have A Gourmet Kitchen In A Modular Home?

Gourmet cooking often requires spacious room in the kitchen and special amenities for the particular cooking style. One of the misconceptions about modular home kitchens is that they are small and unsuited for high-end cooking. On the contrary, kitchens in a modular...

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Tips For Moving Into A Mobile Home

Have you been considering moving to a mobile home? It is one of the more popular housing options in the country these days, with young families choosing to live in the as ‘starter’ homes, while seniors value it for being the most suitable place to retire to. These...

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Things You Should Know About Manufactured Homes

Manufactured homes are part of an industry that’s by no means new. These are a prime housing option chosen by millions of people in the country, not in small part because of recent innovations in building technology. You will see a lot of things people claim...

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7 Reasons Why 55+ Communities Are Good For You

These days, 55+ communities are one of the most popular choices for seniors around the country. Aging citizens get the chance to live in the home of their dreams, while enjoying a sense of community through activities and socializing. Traditional neighborhoods don’t...

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Making Your Pet Feel At Home In A New House

Shifting house is an exciting experience for the family, but it may not fare so well on pets. Domesticated animals need more time to adjust to a new environment, get a feel of the place, and discover the spots they are most comfortable napping in. Loving owners have a...

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5 Energy Efficiency Tips For Your Mobile Home

With over 2 million mobile homes in use today, this has become a hard thing to ignore; modular houses are a highly affordable housing option for a great many people. They even have vintage mobile homes going as collectibles, with their own fan clubs to boot! For...

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5 Reasons RV Living Is Good In Your Twenties

Detractors of RV living always bring up the lack of space. But for someone with an adventurous spirit, it’s all part and parcel of the ultimate free-living experience. And if you are young enough to appreciate it, there is plenty more reasons to hook you to the...

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Storing Your RV This Winter

It often escapes people’s notice what the true benefits are, to having convenient storage options for their recreational vehicle. However, that is not to say they don’t enjoy a certain peace from knowing there is a solid security system guarding their ride. When it...

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5 Benefits Of Getting A Manufactured Home

When considering the manufactured home option, it is easy to overlook some of the benefits it holds for the owner. Technology has advanced so much that we are already taking this method of building construction for granted. Let’s backtrack a bit. Modular construction,...

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Five Facts About Manufactured Homes

Manufactured homes are built in a factory setting. When customers order them, the builders transport these homes to the desired location and re-assemble them there. There are many builders who make manufactured homes. Champion Homes is one such builder, and has built...

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Tips For Winter Camping In RV

Winter camping in RV comes with many challenges, which many avid RV-ers love to take on. With the right equipment and clothing, you can successfully get through the cold months while enjoying the outdoors. But if you are planning on staying comfortable, an RV park is...

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The Benefits Of Mobile Home Living

Ever wondered why life at Palm Gardens mobile home parks in Mesa AZ attracts so many people? Why do residents find the living arrangements so much to their liking? How is it better than renting an apartment or buying a house? Here is rundown of the most pertinent...

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Eating Well As You Age

With age, our dietary needs change. Residents in the Arizona mobile homes find that their dietary needs change from what they were when they were 20. It is important to be aware of all health and nutrition, particularly as a senior, because there is an increased risk...

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Working out with Limitations

The residents in the Mesa RV parks at Palm Gardens have access to some fabulous amenities including two swimming pools and a fitness center. While many seniors may find themselves discouraged from exercising around the Arizona mobile homes due to physical limitations,...

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Staying Fit as a Senior

Finding motivation to exercise can often be harder than the actual workout. Seniors in Mesa mobile homes at Palm Gardens have access to a gym and a pool, but using the amenities to improve physical strength and endurance is a challenge in and of itself. Staying fit as...

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Best Summer Reads

Summer is a time for rest and relaxation. What better way to unwind in your Mesa mobile homes than with a good book? Check out this list of summer reads to help you get in touch with your inner bookworm. Go Set a Watchman – Harper Lee The sequel to Lee’s classic To...

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How to Throw a 4th of July Party in a Mobile Home

A mobile home for sale in AZ can be the prime location for a 4th of July bash. With proper décor, food, drink, and patriotic spirit, you and your friends in the Mesa RV parks can celebrate our nation’s independence the right way! Decorations For a good 4th of July...

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Beating the Heat

Around the Mesa rv parks, the extreme heat of Arizona’s harsh summers may be good for getting a nice tan, but the coming months pose some serious health risks for those who aren’t careful. Heat stroke is a serious medical emergency that sends more than 2,000 Arizonans...

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Outdoor Activities for Seniors

Relish the last few weeks of Arizona spring outside your AZ mobile home! Only a few more weeks remain before these gorgeous weather temperatures shoot sky high. There are plenty of generic outdoor activities to enjoy as a senior such as biking, hiking and so on, but...

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Cooking for Dummies: Five Easy Southwestern Snacks

Arizona is home to some of the yummiest cuisine in the nation. Authentic southwestern dishes can be tricky to make for those of us who are not so familiar with the culinary arts, but these simple dishes are easy enough for anyone! Here are five easy southwestern...

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Safety First: Arizona Wildlife 101

There is more to the Wild Wild West than cowboys and Indians! The residents at Mesa mobile home parks know that Arizona is home to some fascinating wildlife. Here are a few of Arizona’s most famous native animals and a few tips on how to behave around them should you...

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A Brief History of Arizona

There is rich history surrounding the Mesa mobile home parks and all throughout the state of Arizona. Click the graphic to learn more! There is plenty more to know about Arizona, past and present. Get in touch with us over at Palm Gardens for more information about...

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Top 5 Reasons Why Arizona is Ideal for Retirees

Everyone around Mesa mobile home parks knows Arizona for its pleasantly warm winters and unbearably hot summers, but Arizona and the area around Arizona manufactured homes has countless other qualities that make it a unique and enjoyable place for retirees to love...

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Battle of the States

Of the many options retirees have to choose from, Arizona and the Mesa mobile home parks are among the top contenders. Let's take Phoenix, the 6th largest city in the nation and the capital of the ideal retiree state and compare it with Chicago, the third largest city...

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7 ways to enjoy Arizona Spring weather

In Arizona, spring is the season to get out of your Mesa RV parks and experience the outdoors. Though spring does not technically start until March, the Arizona weather in February more or less fits the definition one typically associates with the season. The areas...

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Going Abroad as a Senior

Traveling as a senior can be daunting. A whole host of complications can occur that probably weren't an issue when you traveled in your younger years. Click the graphic for some tips from the experts at the Arizona mobile homes for rent at Palm Gardens to guide you...

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Hosting Guests in a Mobile Home

With Arizona’s beautiful January weather, it’s no surprise Arizona mobile home parks have seen such an influx of snowbirds. Mobile homes for sale in AZ are certainly seeing more guests now than in the summer!  If you have family coming to town to experience this balmy...

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5 Best Golf Courses in Phoenix

Arizona natives know that the golf courses surrounding Arizona mobile home parks make the greater Phoenix area a haven for golfers nine months out of the year. But how do these golf aficionados select their territory? With an overabundance of golf courses in the area...

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New Year’s Resolutions for Retirees

As a residents in an Arizona mobile home, you may find that coming up with a practical resolution for the New Year is more difficult than usual. As your yearly routine becomes more and more set in stone, finding ways to self-improve may seem less and less relevant....

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Winter fun in Arizona

Making snow angels may not be an option around your Arizona mobile home, but Arizona’s warm winter climate allows for plenty of other winter fun both indoors and outdoors. There is plenty to do just a short trip away from our Arizona mobile home park. Whether you want...

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5 Ways to Make Your Home More Efficient

There has likely been a shift in energy costs in the AZ RV parks now that the cooler months are finally here. Rather than spending through the roof on water and AC, you have probably noticed a spike in heating and gas. One of the major benefits of the mobile homes for...

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6 Best Dessert Places in Mesa

Let’s face it: the best part of a meal is dessert. Some restaurants around Mesa mobile home parks might be risky when it comes to satisfying your sweet tooth, so it’s important that you pick the right one. Here are some places around the Mesa mobile homes for sale...

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How To Create Your Own Garden

Your home should always feel welcoming and very personalized. To bring this aspect to the AZ RV parks and Mesa RV parks a simple flower or vegetable garden might do the trick. Tending to your own garden will become your new favorite hobby and if you decide to grow...

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Remove Clutter From Your Arizona Manufactured Home

In an Arizona manufactured home, maximizing the available space is key. By revamping your storage and organization techniques, your AZ manufactured home will feel less cluttered in no time! Read our tips on organizing and removing the clutter from your home.   1....

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Arizona Mobile Home: Top 5 Parks to Visit in AZ

What could be a better way to escape your Arizona mobile home for the day than a visit to a state park? Our Arizona mobile home parks are just a few miles away and these five parks are well worth a short drive. 1. McDowell Sonoran Preserve: This national preserve is...

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Mesa Mobile Homes: Weekly Farmers Market Visit

There is nothing better than fresh produce! It is so nice to be able to cook with the freshest ingredients in your Mesa mobile homes. Visiting your local farmers market is the best way to keep your kitchen stocked with the best fruits and vegetables. Become a more...

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Arizona RV Parks: The Pros of Buying Local

Apples, strawberries, tomatoes, oh my! Fresh fruits and vegetables are just a farmers market away from your AZ RV parks. Buying local produce is a great way to support local farmers as well as bring some fresher foods into your life. Here are some of the pros of...

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Mesa Mobile Homes: Senior Volunteer Opportunities

It’s never too late to give back. Take a break from cleaning your mesa mobile homes and give back to your community. Working on community service projects is a great way to stay involved in the growing mesa mobile home parks. There are so many great opportunities...

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AZ RV Parks Celebrate The 4th of July

Happy Birthday America from AZ RV Parks! As we celebrate our freedom and independence it’s always nice to have a little fun. Here are five fun things you can do this 4th of July courtesy of Palm Gardens Mesa RV Parks. 1. Plan a BBQ. A patriotic BBQ is sure to be a hit...

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7 Tips for Beginning Quilters

Mesa mobile home parks are the best place to begin a new hobby. If you enjoy working with your hands and creating something unique and beautiful, quilting is for you. Palm Gardens offers a variety of community activities every day including quilting. Before you buy...

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Tourism near AZ Mobile Home Parks

Looking for AZ mobile home parks in Mesa with an active community? Palm Gardens is the perfect place for you. These are the a few culture and nature rich places to visit in Mesa ranked by their distance from your AZ mobile home in Pam Gardens. 1. Gilbert Farmers...

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The Coolest Cool: Arizona Winter Fun

Though Arizona summers can be scorchers, each and every snowbird staying in our wonderful Mesa mobile homes knows that the gorgeous state is second to none when it comes to too-cool winters. But beyond soaking up the rays while the rest of the country is knee-deep in...

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The Palm Gardens Annual Classic Car Show

  This year’s Annual Classic Car Show at Palm Gardens’ AZ mobile home parks was a great success with 62 classic cars on display from North Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, and all across the valley! This year’s car show, which took place on February 19th, was held in...

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5 Advantages of 55+ Active Living

More and more seniors are looking to enjoy their retirement at Palm Gardens’ Arizona RV park and Mobile Home Community. 55+ active living communities allow for an exciting new stage in life; but besides being fun, there are some real advantages to living in a 55 plus...

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AZ Nature Lovers: Desert Mammals

When people consider relocating to Palm Gardens’ AZ mobile home parks, they take into consideration the great weather, the myriad of activities, and the location; but what many don’t think about is the proximity to nature and Arizona’s beautiful wildlife. While many...

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Top 3 Slopes for Snowbirds

While most of the United States has been overwhelmed by this year’s polar vortex, snowbirds at Mesa mobile home parks have been enjoying the sunny weather! But what if the urge strikes for some winter fun on the slopes? Luckily, Arizona’s beautiful ski resorts are a...

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Top 5 AZ Mountain Peaks

Having a home base in sunny Arizona is easier than ever with Mesa mobile homes for sale at Palm Gardens. And what better way to take advantage of our more than 300 days of sunshine a year than by exploring the breathtaking mountain peaks Arizona has to offer. Whether...

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5 AZ Parks to Visit

Every year, thousands of snowbirds travel to the southwest looking for Arizona mobile homes for sale. The reason: Arizona’s beautiful desert weather and landscape. There is no better way to take in Arizona’s natural beauty than at one of its 22 breathtaking national...

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3 Ways Travel Boosts Happiness

Whether they come for long days by the pool or gorgeous hikes in the mountains, retirees who set their sights on Palm Gardens Arizona mobile home parks undeniably reap the benefits of travel. But while traveling to Arizona can certainly bring about more immediate...

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AZ Nature Lovers: How to Build a Bird Feeder

When many retirees first move in to our beautiful Mesa mobile home parks, they come with a goal in mind: to take advantage of all that retirement has to offer by enjoying every day beneath the gorgeous Arizona sun. And here at Palm Gardens, we couldn’t agree with them...

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How to Travel Like a Seasoned Snowbird

Though the colder months bring beautiful changing seasons, oftentimes, they leave retirees dreaming of AZ mobile home vacations and warm, sunny days by the pool. But once you’ve made the decision to leave those icy mornings behind you in search of brighter Arizona...

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Golfers’ Paradise: Top 5 Mesa-Area Golf Courses

Arizona’s sunny weather, clear skies and soft breezes give residents of Mesa mobile homes an exceptionally enjoyable environment for golfing. This explains why golf-lovers from around the world settle down in the heart of Mesa. Mobile homes for sale at Palm Gardens...

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Snowbird Stats: Are You Part of the Majority?

  Every winter, thousands of retired travelers journey west in search of Arizona mobile homes for rent. After setting up their mobile homesteads, they make the most of Arizona’s warm weather, leisure activities, and unique cultural heritage. Many of these adventurers...

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3 Myths About Arizona Mobile Homes for Sale

Anyone in the market for Arizona mobile homes for sale is likely to have questions about the key differences between mobile homes and conventional, site-built houses. We’ve been in the mobile home business for almost 30 years. Very often, we encounter a few common...

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Arizona: Home to Those with Taste

Arizona’s natural beauty is rivaled only by the restaurants and recipes that grace its warm southwestern landscape. This may in fact be the reason so many travelers end up purchasing Mesa mobile homes for sale. In addition to a never-ending supply of splendid weather,...

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5 Tips for Experiencing the Wild West

After you purchase a Mesa mobile home, you will be ready to explore the Wild West like a true local. The Palm Gardens Mobile Home Retirement Community is centrally located in Arizona, giving residents the perfect opportunity to get the full experience. Here are five...

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Discover the Many Museums of Mesa

Through your search for Mesa mobile home parks, you have probably discovered that the Phoenix area has no shortage of museums, cultural centers, and art exhibits. Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West is located in Scottsdale, and the renowned Heard Museum is in Central...

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What is Boondocking?

The difference between boondocking and dry camping is the places where it's done. (It's not done in an RV Park!) When you go in a Walmart or Cracker Barrel parking lot or any other location without hookups, you are dry camping. Boondocking refers to dry camping out in...

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RV Rallies

Part of your RVing experience might include leaving the RV Park and going to an RV rally. Rallies take place in the following sizes: Large national rallies hosted by Good Sam or the Family Motor Coach Association Brand club rallies for a specific type of RV Regional...

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What is a 55+ Active Adult Community?

Believe it or not it is an actual designation allowed by the government. We have such a community at Palm Gardens in our mobile home park. The age restricted part of our community are Arizona manufactured homes. Active adult communities are age qualified 55+ master...

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RV Types

If you feel the RV lifestyle might be a fit for you but have never owned one, how do you get started? The first thing to do is to decide which type of RV you would like to purchase. This will be greatly influenced by how you envision your lifestyle. Plus, there are...

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AZ Mobile Homes- Stylish Looks, Stringent Codes

What exactly is a mobile home? Some think they are just trailers or double-wides. But the definition encompasses so much more. Commonly called mobile homes in the US, manufactured housing is usually assembled in factories and moved to where they will be lived in....

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What’s there to see in a Park?

Well, if it's a National Park, the answer to that question is "Much!" Hiking, kayaking, swimming and bird watching are just a few of the activities available for exploring from the anchor of your RV, mobile home or RV Park. Consider the following facts: There are 397...

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Testimonial Quote 5

"My husband and I enjoy living at Palm Gardens. The other residents and the family owners make Palm Gardens stand above all others." -Georgia Ill

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"I have enjoyed living at Palm Gardens with good and friendly people. Everyone here is so helpful, including the owners, the Stewart family who have been very helpful and friendly to me." - Armand Will

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"I love this park. The grounds are kept so clean, the people are very friendly, and there is a sense of pride when you live at Palm Gardens." - John S

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"We came here looking for part time work. One look and we decided to retire here. What more could one want in their retirement years than this." - RT

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Testimonial Quote 1

"The atmosphere of the park is so friendly. The people and neighbors are top notch. We see our friends who live in parks bought by corporations. We are very lucky to be in a family-owned park, with owners who care not only for the business, but for the residents....

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April Showers

"Happy trails to you, until we meet again" The April showers are tears shed as all our winter friends head back to their homes up north. How quickly the time has gone, but wow did we ever have fun! "It seems we just get started and before you know it comes the time we...

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March Madness

So the fun begins. Mark your calendars for all the end of winter banquets, tournaments and farewell dinners. We've got parades and green beer, jam sessions, ice cream socials, pot lucks, entertainment, elections and patio sales. Lots of things happening here at Palm...

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