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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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MANUFACTURED HOMES CUSTOMIZED FOR THE HANDICAPPED MAY OFFER EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR MOBILITY

As today’s seniors’ age and more “baby boomers” retire, the need for quality, affordable and comfortable housing is paramount in the minds of many senior American citizens, especially those with mobility handicaps. If you are lucky to live long enough, and many of us are, you may [...]

“BIG” AND “LITTLE” DECISIONS WHEN ORDERING YOUR NEW MANUFACTURED HOME 

DECIDING TO PURCHASE IS THE “BIG” DECISION, BUT WHAT ARE THE “LITTLE” DECISIONS THAT GO INTO THE PURCHASE OF A NEW MANUFACTURED HOME? Purchasing a home may as well be the biggest decision any of us will make in our lifetime. If you have finally made that momentous decision to buy a new [...]

AUSTIN, TX COUNCIL MEMBER BOLDLY SECURES VOTES TO PROTECT VULNERABLE MOBILE HOME RESIDENTS

“We want to legalize putting mobile homes anywhere in the city that’s residential.”  – Greg Casar Austin, Texas City Council member Greg Casar, who has prioritized preserving mobile homes in his District 4 and throughout the city since his election in 2014, said a measure approved by the [...]

GEORGIA EXEMPTS MANUFACTURED HOME RETAILERS FROM MORTGAGE BROKER LICENSING

Effective July 1, 2019, Georgia House Bill 212 will affirmatively exempt retailers or retail brokers from the state’s “mortgage broker” licensing under GA. Ann. Code 7-1-1000, per an online news report by JD Supra. The bill specifically exempts manufactured home retailers from mortgage broker [...]

MANUFACTUREDHOMES.COM INTERVIEW WITH A HAPPY SOUTH MISSISSIPPI SUNSHINE HOMES HOMEBUYER

“I couldn’t be happier ” –  “Customized to the minute details” – “Big savings compared to site-built” The above quote by Lovell Upton, a recent South Mississippi homebuyer of a new manufactured home produced by Sunshine Homes of Red Bay, Alabama and purchased at Southern [...]

SENIORS ARE KEEPING ACTIVE IN AGE REGULATED MANUFACTURED HOME COMMUNITIES AND LIVING HEALTHIER, HAPPIER AND LONGER

There are in excess of 22 million people in the U.S. that reside in manufactured homes. A large portion of that population lives in land lease communities throughout every state in the union. A significant portion of that community population are seniors that have chosen to live out their lives [...]

MANUFACTUREDHOMES.COM INTERVIEW WITH A HAPPY SUNSHINE HOMES HOMEOWNER

  “Lots of people, including neighbors and friends are telling us what a beautiful home we have. Most don’t know my house is a manufactured home, they think it is a stick-built house. Which I don’t tell em any different — It ain’t none of their business!!”  The above quote by Tod Wishum, [...]

FACTORY-BUILT HOME CONCEPT IS A HOT IDEA IN U.S. CITIES WITH A SHORTAGE OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING

It may seem counterintuitive, but affordable housing can be incredibly expensive to build – much as $375,000 per unit in Chicago, say non-profit developers. That’s due to stringent requirements around materials, regulations, and wages paid to workers. And it is why public subsidies are [...]

Aging (and Thriving) in Place: Manufactured Housing and Baby Boomers

News flash: Almost one out of every five Americans will be over the age of 65 by the year 2030. (Yes, really.) And while Baby Boomers might be greying, they’re still as active (or even more so!) than their kids as they head off on far-flung retirement adventures, learn to kayak or attend [...]

FACT: A NEW MANUFACTURED HOME WILL BE ONE-HALF THE COST OF A COMPARABLE SITE-BUILT HOUSE

Say what? Not only will today’s modern manufactured home cost 50% less, it will be comparable, and often superior to the site-built home in every measurable way, including quality of construction, quality of materials, skillful design, multiple floor plan choices, customization options, fire [...]