The year 2020 will be remembered for many things. The year we closed schools and businesses to study and work from home. The year we canceled vacations. The year we stayed home.
Well, for some of us at least. For others, it was the year of the RV.
According to the RV Industry Association, as of May, RV sales in some parts of the country were up 170 percent over the same time last year.
On June 2, Jim Cramer, host of “Mad Money” on CNBC, reported that after a plunge in March (along with the rest of the stock market) RV stocks have bounced back in the triple digits. “Camping … is the perfect Covid vacation,” he said. “You can still practice social distancing, especially if you’ve got an RV.
“One of these things lets you shelter in place and travel at the same time.”
Making your Home on Wheels
For the uninitiated, the prospect of life on the…