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Becoming familiar with the world of manufactured homes is the first step to becoming a happy homeowner. Here you can find a wealth of information that can help you in the shopping and purchasing process, as well as help with topics such as financing, and everything you need to stay current in the manufactured home industry.

If you’re shopping for your first manufactured or modular home, check out our reviews of the latest floor plan models from top manufacturers all across America. When you find the home you love, take a look at some of our in-depth profiles of manufactured and modular home retailers in your area. And before you take the next step, get educated with helpful tips on how to buy and what to expect from the purchase process. When researching or finding questions about a manufactured home, our resource guide will help you get started. From basic questions to in-depth installation guides, we have everything you need from to get started. Already a manufactured home owner? Then you’ll love our wide variety of articles on latest industry trends, changes in legislation, and first-hand coverage of industry events. We are your source to keep up to date on manufactured home news and industry events.

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Latest Articles

Manufactured Home Purchasing Tip: New Home and Placement Site Should be Compatible and Simultaneous

“Putting the cart before the horse” is occasionally applicable to purchasers of new manufactured homes. Certainly understandable for many who fall in love with today’s new modern manufactured housing and enter into a purchase agreement before knowing where that home will be installed.  Where [...]

COVID-19: At Risk Seniors in High Density Housing Versus Affordable Single Family Manufactured Homeownership

Almost one out of every five Americans will be over the age of 65 by the year 2030. (Yes, really.) And while baby boomers are aging they are the age group that is most susceptible to communicable disease and viral infections. The coronavirus pandemic has sadly been the mitigating factor [...]

REPORT: Manufactured Homes Built After 1994 Equal and Often Safer than Site-Built During Tornadoes and Hurricanes

As the storm season approaches there are those naysayers that still believe that a manufactured home is not as safe as a site-built home during tornadoes and hurricanes and may continue to shy away from discovering that today’s manufactured home is truly America’s only quality affordable dream [...]

SUNSHINE HOMES SHOWCASE OF BRAND NEW FEATURES, INNOVATIONS AND OPTIONS ACROSS EVERY NEW MODEL – “INSPITE OF COVID 19”

Sunshine Homes, one of the nation’s oldest and most respected builders of highest quality value-oriented factory-built homes, with a long-held tradition of showcasing their new and innovative models and features at the annual Tunica Manufactured Home Show, an industry-only event held in March [...]

TOP 5 REASONS A MANUFACTURED HOME COST IS ONE-HALF THE PRICE OF A SITE-BUILT

The need for quality, affordable housing has never been greater. Today’s modern new manufactured homes can deliver quality and performance with an original cost averaging one-half the cost of a comparably sized home custom built on-site and will be equal, or superior, in every respect, [...]

Green Manufactured Homes Offer Better Use of Energy, Materials and Natural Resources

Green building is becoming more and more popular throughout most of the world, and that includes manufactured housing as well. In this day and age, there are many choices and affordable options available to potential manufactured home buyers that are beautiful, high quality, and “green.”  When [...]

U.S. House of Representatives Unanimously Passes Bills Removing Barriers to Manufactured Housing

On a March 3rd, 2020 HOUSING ALERT by the Manufactured Housing Institute (M.H.I.):  The U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills that would alleviate local and state barriers to manufactured housing. Both bills address distinct areas of concerns and pediments to quality affordable [...]

Coronavirus: Manufactured Home Shopping From Safety and Comfort of Home

“Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving; we get stronger and more resilient”  – (Anonymous) Over the last few months, our fellow citizens have been blindsided by an invisible enemy that has changed our lives forever. However, the people of our great country are bonding together in [...]

Manufactured Housing Offers Quality and Value for Every Generation of Homebuyers

Today’s modern manufactured homes will meet the criteria of “everything a home should be,” offering quality, value, safety, amenities, energy efficiency and appearance and will have a cost 50% less than a comparable custom site-built home, and is the perfect choice of all age generations across [...]

Affordable Housing Shortage Highlights the Need for Construction to Enter the Tech Age

Prefabricated housing can address the affordable housing crisis in a revolutionary way. It’s time to acknowledge and invest in the promise of factory-built housing once again. Editor’s Note: The above editorial declaration and some of the following astute observation excerpts, in italics, are [...]

OPINION: How Manufactured Housing Could Reshape the Housing Market in 2020 and Beyond

The manufactured home market has shown consistent, albeit nominal, recovery beginning in 2011 in the aftermath of the Great Financial Crisis. For the following eight consecutive years, HUD Code manufactured homes produced, shipped and sold an average of nearly 100,000 homes per year, about [...]

California Cities and Counties OK Mobile Home Zoning to Save Affordable Housing Communities from Conversion

As property evaluations in or near metropolitan areas continue to rise, existing manufactured/mobile home communities occupying those properties have been under siege from developers who see an opportunity to convert those properties to other more profitable uses such as higher density housing [...]