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Oregon Manufactured Housing Codes, Regulations, and Requirements

Oregon has developed and implemented by law some of the most stringent requirements for the installation of manufactured housing both in parks created for installing multiple manufactured homes and on private land. This article will walk you through building codes, regulations, and requirements that you need to know when considering the purchase of a manufactured home in Oregon. 

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6 Steps for Selecting the Best Land for Your Manufactured Home

If you are considering placing your manufactured home on a property that you plan on buying, we have prepared some suggestions for doing this in an efficient manner and with the greatest protection for your home. Many people prefer the privacy afforded by their own land rather than the manufactured home park which provides a social setting that may not be the desired living arrangement. Before deciding on a private land setting, you might want to visit manufactured home parks in the area to see what living in these parks offers.

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How To Select The Best Manufactured Home Floor Plan

A manufactured home will create a wonderful family life when it meets the needs of the family. A good floor plan is essential for providing the space that a family needs to live effortlessly. Manufactured homes have attracted many architects and designers who are competing to provide buyers with choices. The result has also been many new trends in the interior design of manufactured homes. Buyers can be assured of finding a floor plan to meet their needs and a floor plan that is the same as they will find in a site-built home.

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Design Your Own Manufactured Home. Customization Options

Design Your Own Manufactured Home

Home buyers often overlook the great value offered by a manufactured home that can be customized to fit their lifestyle. Buyers can choose from hundreds of designs, but they can also create their own manufactured home design by customizing any of our floor plans. Our goal is to provide you with a home that will enable you to feel that you have personalized your home rather than buying a stock model that may not provide the comfort and convenience you would like to have.

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A Perfect Place to Put your Manufactured Home. Land You Own vs Mobile Home Park

A Perfect Place to Put your Manufactured / Mobile Home

A manufactured home can be set in two places. You can put your manufactured home on a vacant land that you own or that you purchase or in a manufactured home park. Many people like the idea of a vacant land because it affords them more privacy and requires less interaction with neighbors. However, vacant land will require you to be responsible for permits, zoning compliance, and bringing necessary utilities to the site.

Grading the land and preparing a pathway for delivery of the manufactured home, and making sure there are no roadway obstacles to delivering the home sections is your responsibility.

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How to Select the Site for Setting Your Manufactured Home When Searching for Land

Selecting a site for setting a manufactured home begins with a conversation with Homes Direct Inc. Specifically, a review of the homes available will enable you to select a model you like. This important step will provide you with information about the kind of property that will best suit your needs and the property that will be best to set a manufactured home on.

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