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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 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 [...]

HUD Continues Filing and Settling Fair Housing Act Cases

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has settled two Fair Housing Act cases and filed one new case. The descriptions below are from press releases issued by HUD. While the cases do not specifically involve manufactured housing, they offer proper guidance to owners and operators [...]

U.S. AND LOCAL OFFICIALS ENDORSING MANUFACTURED HOUSING AS A FIX FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS

The key to fixing the homeless and affordable housing crisis in places like New York City is fewer regulations and less money unceremoniously flung at the issues, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson said Tuesday. Appearing on “Fox and Friends” with host [...]

Down Payment and Credit Score Myths Holding Back First-Time Manufactured Home Buyers

“It Always Seems Impossible Until It’s Done”  — Nelson Mandella The goal of homeownership is still a huge part of the American Dream. For many first-time homebuyers, the realization of that dream is seemingly unattainable due to the high home costs and financing qualifications associated [...]

Yates Homes Serving Central North Carolina and Central Virginia Residents With Custom Quality Modular Homes and Outstanding Customer Service Since 1986

Purchasing a home is likely the most important and consequential decision any of us will make in our lifetime. The importance of that decision, while exciting, is often combined with a degree of self-doubt and trepidation: Will the seller understand and address my particular needs and wants? [...]

Freddie Mac CHOICEHome No Longer Requiring Garages or Carports

Freddie Mac has announced that starting March 1, 2020 CHOICEHomes will no longer have to include a garage or carport to be program eligible.  This is fantastic news! I have worked with the CHOICEHome program and the requirement for a garage or carport is often a roadblock to moving forward with [...]

Bill Iintroduced in U.S.Congress to Help Preserve Nations Mobile Home Parks

Residents at the Westwinds Mobile Home Park in San Jose, California started this decade with an unsettling surprise. Just after New Year’s, mobile home park management taped letters to the 723 homes within the community, notifying mobile homeowners that their space leases were going to expire [...]