Do modular homes depreciate in value?

Saturday, February 29, 2020

A modular home is manufactured and installed to the same building code standards as a site-built home in the same location and is installed on a permanent foundation. It is essentially the same as a site-built home except that it is constructed in a factory. So a modular home has the same potential for appreciation as a site built home, and is treated the same as a site-built home by appraisers. Although the value of any dwelling can go up and down according to market factors, it does not have the built-in likelihood of depreciation that is inherent in a mobile/manufactured home.

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Here’s links to a collection of our other blog posts about MODULAR HOMES:

What are the tie down requirements for a modular home? 

• How safe is a modular home in a hurricane?

How can I tell the difference between a manufactured home and a modular home?

Does a modular home have a serial number?

What is the life expectancy of a modular home?

• Does a modular home have a HUD tag? 

    Visit our MODULAR HOMES page for other related blog posts on this subject, or go to the INDEX for a complete listing of all our articles. 

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