What is a Class 1 mobile home?

What is a Class 1 mobile home?

Level 1: The Most Affordable Manufactured Home Models These are your most affordable models. They are really nice homes but there is a reason they are so affordable. These models use budget materials and may have staples and glue in lieu of nails.

Is there a book value on mobile homes?

The book value of a manufactured home is much different than what most people think it is. The book value for a manufactured, mobile, or modular home is considered a depreciated replacement cost in retail dollars.

What does class C manufactured home mean?

“Manufactured home, Class C” means a used manufactured home certified as meeting the Construction and Safety Standards promulgated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development which upon inspection is found to be in good condition and safe and fit for human occupancy.

What does HS mean on a mobile home?

In Florida the body type on the title for your double-wide (or single-wide) manufactured or “mobile home” must read ‘HS’ HS is the designation given to mobile homes by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.

Is there a Kelley Blue Book for mobile homes?

While Kelley Blue Book doesn’t cover mobile homes, the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) manufactured housing appraisal guide and other mobile home analysis services fill the mobile home blue book space.

How can I increase the value of my mobile home?

Upgrades That Can Increase the Value of Your Manufactured Home

  1. Replace Old Skirting and Siding.
  2. Add Insulation.
  3. Make Energy-Efficient Door and Window Upgrades.
  4. Add on to Your Manufactured Home.
  5. Consider Less Expensive Upgrades.
  6. “Upgrade” Your Manufactured Home’s Classification.

Where can I purchase the mobile home book?

We suggest you purchase through Mobilehome Magazine. You can preorder the book by sending a check ($20) to Mobilehome Magazine, P.O. Box 3774, Chatsworth CA 91313. The book is 8″x 10″, 350 pages, black and white with a glossy color cover.

What is a mobile home Blue Book?

Ultimately, it becomes the unofficial/official mobile home ‘blue book.’ Lastly, lenders, insurance companies or even tax agencies may also have their own blue books that they use. Simply for judging value for loans, claims or for claiming taxes.

Will this book answer all my questions about mobile home repair?

This 125-page book was born from three years of questions and information requests from Mark’s website on mobile home repair. Will this book answer all your questions regarding mobile home repair? The answer is NO. The subjects covered are listed in the table of contents. If your question isn’t covered, never fear. Answers can be found by . . .

Do you need a floor plan for a manufactured home remodel?

Those of us planning on a manufactured home remodel have probably created a floor plan or at least drawn out the idea – it helps us visualize the changes. We’ll take a look at 10 great floor plans for mobile and manufactured homes. From vintage to modern, we’ve found some great floor plans that maximize space and delivers a great flow of the home.