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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 Production, Shipment and Sales Growth Continues in March 2022

Manufactured housing is offering more American consumers a path to quality affordable homeownership, as manufactured home production and sales growth continue to advance despite multiple headwinds, including supply chain disruptions, workforce issues, and inflationary pressures. The following [...]

Biden Housing Plan Aim to Close Gap in Affordable Home Supply Within 5 Years includes Expanded Access to Manufactured Housing

Amid skyrocketing prices, President Joe Biden’s administration is taking steps to spur more affordable housing as the White House seeks to close the U.S. “housing supply gap” in five years. Among the efforts is an increase in federal assistance to help finance and produce more factory-built [...]

Post Pandemic Tailwind for Manufactured Homes, Headwinds for New Site-Built Housing?

Indications are that production shipments and sales of manufactured housing exiting the COVID-19 pandemic have sparked a renewed appreciation and demand for America’s high-quality affordable homeownership. The June 2021 new HUD Code manufactured home production and shipment data for the top 10 [...]

California Bill To Mandate Training For Manufactured/Mobile Home Park Managers Could Benefit Residents

The Manufactured Housing Metropolitan Opportunity Profile data snapshot estimates there are 519,972 mobile homes and manufactured homes in California, accounting for 3.8 percent of the total housing stock and roughly 1.5 million residents in the state. Nearly half (47 percent) of these homes [...]

Top 10 Reasons How A Manufactured Home is “Everything A Home Should Be”

As traditional housing prices continue to soar, there are hard-working families that seemingly believe they cannot partake in the uniquely American Dream of homeownership. Traditional pre-owned (site-built) housing has priced most lower and middle income completely out of the market, at least [...]

‘Sitting on a time bomb’: Mobile Home Park Residents at Risk in Red-Hot Housing Market

(The following contains excerpts from extensive reports by Ariana Figueroa posted online by Missouri Independent (part 1) and Pagosa Daily Post (part 2), concerning the vulnerability of mobile home park residents across the U.S.)   “We’re literally sitting on a time bomb that we are sure [...]

Today’s Manufactured Homes Deliver Quality and Affordability Amid an Overheated Housing Market

The following contains excerpts from a USA TODAY editorial by Swapna Venugopal Ramaswamy posted January 20, 2022, titled “Meet the new mobile home: Manufactured  houses deliver the American dream amid a tough housing market.”   Priced out of the site-built housing market As an overheated [...]

Biden Plans to Make Manufactured Homes “Greener,” Sparks Fierce Affordability Debate

Spurred by a court order, the Biden administration is proposing updates to energy efficiency standards for manufactured homes that it projects will save “mobile-home” owners thousands of dollars and prevent millions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions from entering the atmosphere in the coming [...]

Manufactured Home News: U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren ‘Blasts’ Wall Street for Buying Up Manufactured Home Communities, Trapping Tenants, and Worsening Housing Affordability Crisis

The following contains excerpts from a Friday April 1, 2022 online report by the Sierra Sun Times.   At a hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren called out Wall Street’s role in worsening the housing affordability crisis for [...]

Rising Demand for Manufactured Housing as Community Investors Take Note

(The following contains excerpts from an Outlook 2022 online report by MULTI-HOUSING NEWS titled Why Manufactured Housing is a Capital Magnet) Manufactured housing continues to record rising demand from consumers seeking less expensive options, and investors are taking note. The industry is [...]

Corporate Investors Buying Mobile Home Parks All Over Country Resulting in Rent Hikes and Evictions

The following news stories are two of many examples of the concerns of low and fixed income mobile home park residents across the country who are worried about a growing trend of corporate investors purchasing their community and dramatically raising space rents beyond what most of them can [...]