manufactured housing


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manufactured housing

Housing that is manufactured off-site and then installed on real property with minimal assemblage except as pertains to the various sections of a double-wide or a triplewide home.All such housing manufactured since 1976 must meet a sort of national building code established by HUD for the industry. The industry trade association is the Manufactured Housing Institute (www.manufacturedhousing.org).

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