Manufactured Homes Are Affordable Option for Some Bay Area Buyers

The San Jose Mercury tells the stories of owners of prefabricated homes in the Adobe Wells Home Park in Sunnyvale, Calif.

April 7, 2015
Modular Homes the Affordable Option for Some Bay Area Buyers
Modular Homes the Affordable Option for Some Bay Area Buyers

A Bay Area couple purchased a $219,000 home in a county where the median home prices hit $782,00 last month, the San Jose Mercury News reports.

Their home is 20 minutes from their jobs in Palo Alto and a mile from Levi’s Stadium. The reason why the price of their home is that low? It’s prefabricated.

“They have joined a stream of young professionals and senior down-sizers who are turning to modern manufactured homes as a way of getting established in an otherwise shut-tight housing market," The San Jose Mercury News reports.

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