As expected, the highest energy cost, almost $1500 per year (mostly heating), shown in Figure 3, is the current HUD-code home
in Chicago (HUD Climate Zone 3) with electric resistance heating.
The ZEMH is not commercially available but represents the nation's most efficient HUD-code home
1% from the preceding year, leading the Manufactured Housing Institute to suggest that the data 'Heralds early indications of recovery of HUD-CODE home
This decision reflects continuing market challenges that have resulted in lower volume in the Company's core HUD-Code home
Department of Energy (DOE) partnered in producing the first manufactured HUD-code home
constructed entirely with structural insulated panels (SIPs).
While HUD-code home
sales saw a slight increase, sales in modular home construction declined.
Both steps reflect our ongoing review of Cavalier's overall capacity in light of continuing market challenges in our HUD-code home
This action follows a review of the Company's present capacity and reflects continued market challenges that have resulted in lower volume in the Company's core HUD-code home
As 2006 began, we expressed our expectations for an increase in our HUD-Code home
business during the year, outside of FEMA demand, largely because of anticipated storm reconstruction and home replacement activities along the Gulf Coast," Roberson continued.
The crisis is even more acute in the manufacturing housing sector, which has seen sales of HUD-code homes
fall from 379,500 in 1998 to 135,000 in 2006.
These homes come with the seal of approval from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and are often referred to as HUD-Code homes
According to the most recent statistics available, the industry saw a decline of 39 percent in actual shipments of HUD-code homes
in 2009 from 2008.