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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

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 [...]

MANUFACTURED HOME DEVELOPMENTS CONTINUE TO FACE NON-INFORMED OPPOSITION ACROSS THE COUNTRY

The utilization and acceptance of manufactured housing in helping solve the affordable housing crises that are seriously plaguing communities across the U.S. will require a change in misplaced conceptions and attitudes of existing homeowners and relaxation of regulations that cater to those [...]

DR. BEN CARSON TOUTS MANUFACTURED HOME AFFORDABILITY AND DURABILITY AT “INNOVATIVE HOUSING SHOWCASE” ON THE NATIONAL MALL

Ben Carson, the U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) hosted the recently concluded inaugural “Innovative Housing Showcase,” a five-day event on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. that highlighted new technologies and building solutions that could make housing more affordable [...]

Ben Carson: Manufactured Homes Are No Longer For Trailer Parks

Ben Carson, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development is making factory-built housing, specifically, affordable and resilient housing a priority. Fox Business’ Stuart Varney had a chance to speak with Carson at the Innovative Housing Showcase in Washington D.C. earlier this week. In [...]

FREDDIE MAC ANNOUNCES NEW FINANCING TO BENEFIT UNDERSERVED MANUFACTURED HOME BUYERS NATIONWIDE

Freddie Mac announced on May 1, 2019, that Freddie Mac’s CHOICEHome brings conventional mortgage financing to factory-built homes to increase the availability of quality affordable manufactured homes that borrowers want. This increases borrower access to high-quality, affordable manufactured [...]

LENDERS LAYING THE GROUNDWORK WITH ONE-TIME CONSTRUCTION LOANS TO BENEFIT MANUFACTURED HOME BORROWERS

Even in markets where there is available land and financing, labor shortages and other factors make it challenging to build affordable, traditional homes fast enough to meet consumer demand or build mortgage volume. To address this challenge, some lenders are financing construction in the [...]

LOS ANGELES COUNTY SUPERVISORS OK “ COUNTY MOBILE HOME PROGRAM ” TO PUT AFFORDABLE MANUFACTURED HOMES WITHIN REACH OF HOMELESS

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has recently unanimously approved a motion to pursue a plan, calling it the County Mobile Home Program, that would utilize manufactured homes to address the affordable housing crisis in sprawling Los Angeles County. The hope is to close the gap [...]