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What are the installation requirements for manufactured/mobile homes in Florida?
Monday, April 18, 2022
HUD has code requirements for installation of manufactured homes, and the State of Florida has their own additional “Florida override” requirements that exceed the HUD standards. But they are all enforced by the county or city building department where the home will be installed. Also, the local jurisdiction may add a few of their own requirements, such as having the 911-address number for the property clearly visible from the street. Here’s a building inspector’s checklist from Alachua County, Florida, as a typical example of what to expect. To download a copy of the checklist, click on either page.
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