MYTHS Vs. FACTS

Manufactured Homes: Myths Vs. Facts

Most proponents of manufactured housing have never lived in one or been around one for that matter. They don’t understand the basic facts about how they are made or what they are all about: “affordable housing built in a factory with very high standards”. Continue reading

FIRE SAFETY FACTS

Fire Safety: Don’t Ignore the Real Facts about Manufactured Homes

COLUMBUS, OH (May 10, 2017) – Manufactured homes built since 1976 are safer than homes traditionally built on land. Nationally, manufactured homes have 38-44% fewer fires and lower civilian fire injuries than site-built homes. Continue reading

DEPRECIATE OR APPRECIATE IN VALUE


DO MANUFACTURED HOMES DEPRECIATE OR APPRECIATE IN VALUE AFTER THEIR INITIAL PURCHASE?

Myth: Manufactured homes do not appreciate in value like other forms of housing. Instead, manufactured homes depreciate in market value, similar to the way automobiles lose value each day.

Reality: While there is no one easy answer, recent data seems to suggest that manufactured homes can appreciate just like other forms of housing. Continue reading

FLOOD VICTIM GETS NEW HOME

Shreveport flood victim gets fresh start with new home

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Mary Gay on her way to open her new home for the first time with Donnie Brewer. (Source: Semmie Buffin/ KSLA News 12)