What Is a Manufactured House?
For one, it’s one of the most affordable home types in America. But buying one comes with special considerations.
First-time homebuyers could increase their chances of landing a home by broadening their search to include all home types, including one of the most affordable home types in America: a manufactured home. Manufactured houses have evolved from their early days as “mobile homes” into permanent structures that you can customize for any taste for a fraction of what it would cost to buy a typical single-family home. But what exactly is a manufactured house, and what are the pros and cons for first-time home buyers considering buying one?