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    Posted on May 15, 2016

    As far as we know, purchasing a Container House is a major investment for every family. Recently, for various reasons, a modular home is a great and valuable option when you’re on a budget and in the market for a new home. An advantage of buying a modular home is that you can spend more on the property than you could with traditional construction. Consider how much you can spend and what you want to get out of your home before deciding what to buy.

    Before purchasing your own modular home, you should first of all research the types of modular homes.

    Decide how much space you need. You know, modular homes come in different sizes with different amounts of bedrooms. Consider how many people will be living in your house and decide how many bedrooms you need. modular homes typically come in 3 different sizes, single wide, double wide, and triple wide. Single wides are typically long and narrow with their rooms connecting without hallways. While double wides are twice as wide as single wides and have hallways connecting some of its rooms. In addition, triple wides are much larger and typically have 3 to 4 bedrooms with hallways and much more open space.

    Look for new and used modular homes. You can purchase a new modular home from a modular home company, or you can purchase a used modular home. Buying a used modular home can be much more affordable, but you have to do your research in inspecting the home to make sure you are getting a quality home. New or used, you need to research the conditions of the floors, walls, roof, plumbing, and the bottom of the home. Also, make sure that a used home will pass all of the necessary codes in your area. You can find out the building codes in your area by contacting your local government’s building division. While, if you’re buying new, check to make sure you’re buying from a reputable company that sells homes compliant with local building codes.

    Compare prices. Make sure you do your homework by researching different companies. You can find the same types of homes for different prices if you look around. Check for sales and specials being offered so you end up with the best deal. You can negotiate the price of a new Granny House just like you do for a car.