(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Manufactured homes are as safe as traditional homes during a storm, and in hurricane zones, the standards for manufactured homes are more stringent than regional and national building codes for site-built homes. Continue reading
10 Reasons to Buy a Manufactured Home
Manufactured homes have come a long way since their inception. Many people think of manufactured homes and a picture of a mobile home is what comes to mind. However, this is not at all the case for modern homes. If you’re looking to become a homeowner, manufactured homes just might be a great option for you.
1. THEY’RE AFFORDABLE. Continue reading
U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES VOTES IN SUPPORT OF MANUFACTURED HOME FINANCING
Amendment to Strip Access to Financing for Manufactured Housing Defeated in U.S. House of Representatives.
There is good news being provided by the Manufactured Housing Institute (MHI) regarding the industry’s quest to secure a legislative victory in changes to the restrictive Dodd/Frank Act. Continue reading
housing is an affordable option for Americans to purchase their own homes. Manufactured homes can cost an average
of $62,600, compared with $272,200 for a single-family site-built home [source: U.S. Census
Bureau, U.S. Census Bureau]. Manufactured homes also
cost 10 to 35 percent less per square foot to build than site-built homes