CALL: 718-768-6778

Tips for Buying A Manufactured Home


If you are thinking about settling down and buying a new home, a manufactured house is maybe the right answer. Of course, when something is new, and you don’t know much about you should investigate, and just then make an informed decision about buying a manufactured home. Here you will find some much necessary information about manufactured homes. After you find some pros and cons of purchasing a home like this you will make the best decision.

Buying A Manufactured Home has never been easier
Nowadays people are buying manufactured homes more often then the regular houses

What is there to know when buying a manufactured home

One of the most appealing things that contribute to why people decide to purchase or rent a manufactured home is the price. Owning a manufactured home is cheaper from buying a regular home. This is a very good reason why so many, especially younger people decide on buying a manufactured home. Financially is way more beneficial. However, what you need to know is that in the long run, it may cost you more than a regular home. Manufactured houses demand more of maintenance. That is a whole different story to which you need to investigate more because you have to understand everything that your home needs.

The size

The size of your manufactured home depends completely on you and the lot you own. If you have a huge lot, then the sky is the limit. Of course, if you would prefer a smaller home then that is arrangeable as well, and obviously, it will be cheaper. If you are unsure about where will you put all the things you have and the home you have purchased is not enough, then cheap storage Brooklyn is another great and affordable solution. Storage is something you ought to have when you are not sure what to do with things you don’t want to get rid of, and for things that you may need in the future.

A white manufactured house
            Manufactured homes are lovely


When you are looking to make a big purchase such as this then you need to look for as much as recommendations as possible. This means that when you are buying a manufactured home you should go online and look for online reviews for the potential seller. The more you find them the better. What would be the best case scenario is to find a first-hand recommendation. This means that you would find someone who already purchased the manufactured home and who is satisfied with the purchase. Also, do not get immediately for your first choice. Be picky, make a list, investigate.

Think about the budget

When you are buying a manufactured home, you should know how much money are you getting into this. Knowing your limit is the key. An agent will try to sell you the more expensive home, that is his job. That is why you have to make a choice and act firmly and sure about your decision. Tell him exactly what you are looking for and your price point. The more info you have gathered about the home you want the better. Chances are higher to find what you are looking for when you are well informed.

What is better, new or used?

When you are buying a manufactured home, you can, of course, buy a used one. Same as a car, the same as any other home, apartment, etc. Of course, when you buy something that already has been used, then you may be up for a challenge. When something is used, in this case, lived in you may need to invest some more money then you have planned. There will maybe be some things that you need to repair. If you are buying your new home, this is something you should be aware of. When you are buying a manufactured home that is completely new, then you should be without any issues, however, the problems are still not excluded one hundred percent.

Bring your new home, home

Once you have chosen the lovely home for just you or your family, then you need to find a way to bring it to the lot where it will be for the time being. These houses are not built on your lot, as a house usually would. They make the house and then it will be brought to you by the dealer from which you have purchased the house, but not necessarily. There are a lot of opinions that people who buy these sorts of houses may actually save some money by finding transport for the house independently from the dealer.

Of course, if you are not in the mood, to after everything look for a different transport then make an arrangement with the dealer. Similar situation as with moving the furniture. You don’t have to have the shop deliver it for you when you have great service from furniture movers Brooklyn.

Order your dream house

Not a lot of people can say that they have in their home absolutely everything they have ever dreamed of. However, when you decide to order a house customized especially for you then you can tell the builder everything you have imagined, they can create it for you because it is so much easier to fulfill wishes in a manufactured home. So, let your imagination run free.

Lovely, big, manufactured house
Have your new home driven to the lot of your wish

Buying a manufactured home means that you can have your dream home. It is really a great idea of the new age. Those houses are more often than not prettier than regular houses because they were easier to make. Also, some features are easier to be added. So, if you haven’t chosen so far, this is it. This is the solution you have been looking for.

These guys are TRUE PROFESSIONALS! We've now moved with them twice (once in 2017 and then again this week) and we really can't say enough good things about them. Simi is incredibly easy to work with for scheduling and quotes, and the crews - John, Super Mario, and everyone - are just awesome. They're quick, incredibly careful and conscientious, and super friendly. If we ever move again (and god I hope we don't have to) we're absolutely calling them.

Allison "Elnoods" N.

From Brooklyn, NY

Call Us Today

CALL: 718-768-6778

Frequently Asked Questions

At U.Santini Moving & Storage Brooklyn, we've earned our reputation through honesty and transparency. We're here to address all your questions and provide peace of mind as you choose our moving services in Brooklyn.

What are your working hours?

We are open from Monday to Friday, 7:30 AM–5 PM, but feel free to contact us through our contact form anytime. We'll get back to you ASAP.

Does U.Santini Moving & Storage offer insurance?

Absolutely! We offer various types of insurance to protect your belongings, including a full replacement option. The cost depends on how much your things are worth and the deductible you choose.

How soon should I schedule my move?

It's a good idea to book your moving company at least 8 weeks before your move. If you're moving during the holidays or in the summer, it's best to schedule it 12 weeks ahead. But if your move is between September and May, you can often book movers with just 2 weeks' notice. The key is to secure your moving crew as soon as you have all the details about your move.

Do you provide packing supplies?

Yes, we do. Along with the necessary boxes and packing materials for your move, we offer various 'Saver' packages tailored to the size of your home. If you don't use all the boxes you purchased, you can return them to our team after the move, and we'll refund the unused portion.

What type of storage do you offer?

At U. Santini Moving & Storage Brooklyn, we offer complete storage solutions in climate-controlled units. Our units are monitored 24/7 to keep your belongings safe, whether you need short-term or long-term storage. We even provide storage options for very short durations, including as little as 24 hours.

Areas We Serve

We bring our professionalism and expertise to every corner of New York City. If you are looking for a tailored moving experience, our responsive team of Brooklyn movers and packers is waiting for your call. Get your quote today!