A COUPLE have swapped £1,200 a month lease to stay in a van for simply £20 a month.
Chris Buxton and Reanna Mash, each 28, purchased the £2,800 used Mercedes Luton, dubbed “Ruby”, in lockdown.
They spent £10,000 becoming it with a rest room, kitchen, dwelling space and king-size mattress — and eliminating wasp and spider infestations.
They and canine Rupert moved into it in March.
Ex-mechanic Chris mentioned: “I used to be sick of paying lease to grasping landlords who by no means had our greatest pursuits at coronary heart.
“We now personal our house and all we pay for is the heating prices.
“We even have the superb skill to journey wherever we would like.”
The couple, of Exeter, Devon, subsequent purpose to purchase land in Portugal the place they will preserve the van and benefit from the sunshine.
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