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Modular Home Builders Association

READY. SET. BUILT! | MODULAR MEANS MORE.™

Who We Are

The Modular Home Builders Association is the only national organization dedicated exclusively to serving modular home builders and manufacturers. In an effort to improve construction productivity and efficiency, the MHBA promotes the advantages of modular construction to builders, government agencies and the general public. MHBA also advocates at the state and federal level to ensure a fair and competitive playing field for the industry.

Modular Homes of the Month

Featuring: Signature Building Systems

The Modular Home of the Month showcase is an opportunity for MHBA member companies to display their projects to architects, engineers, contractors, developers, owners, students and more.

Modular Homes of the Year

Featuring: Westchester Modular Homes & Southeastern Development Co. and Signature Building Systems

The 2021 Modular Homes of the Year were built by Westchester Modular Homes & Southeastern Development Co. (under 2500 sqft) and Signature Building Systems (over 2500 sqft).

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"Modular Means More": Nice Slogan, But What Does That Mean?

What if you could combine the speed of construction, quality control, and ease of installation of a HUD code manufactured housing product with the durability and long term value of a site built home constructed to the International Residential Code (IRC)? Well, that’s exactly what we mean when we say, “Modular Means More.”

Modular Home Buyer's Guide

NEW for 2022! This invaluable guide includes articles and tips that cover every aspect of buying and building your modular home.

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Modular Home Builders Association Annual Membership Meeting 

The Modular Home Builders Association's Annual Membership Meeting is the most comprehensive meeting anywhere of modular home builders, manufacturers, architects, engineers, developers, and suppliers. MHBA provides professionals in residential modular construction a place to network, exchange ideas, learn from experts, discuss issues, and grow professionally. This event features reporting on association activities, issues and trends affecting modular home building, networking opportunities, and an awards ceremony to recognize the year's best projects.

The Latest in Modular Housing

Is Modular Housing the Solution to the Housing Crisis?

In 2007, the United States faced a housing crisis that caused the Great Recession and had economic ramifications for years. Some people called it the subprime mortgage crisis. One cause of the crisis is that lenders gave loans to potential homeowners even if the buyers couldn’t afford them.

Creating Affordable Energy-Efficient Housing Through Modular Building

It feels like everyone — consumers and contractors alike — is looking for ways to improve their homes’ energy efficiency. Thanks to climate change, dangerously hot summers and brutally cold winters make it more challenging to keep structure interiors comfortable.

Ways a Modular Home Can Save You Money

Are modular homes cheaper than site built homes? Why are modular homes cheaper than site built homes?

What’s in a Name? Modular, Manufactured, Prefab, Offsite?

What is the difference between modular homes, manufactured homes, prefab homes, and homes built offsite?

What Is HERS?

What does HERS mean in the context of modular housing?

Latest Modular Design Trends

What are the latest modular design trends? What trends are on the horizon?

Why Tiny Houses are NOT Modular Homes…Yet.

Are tiny homes the same thing as modular homes? What is the difference in a tiny home and a modular home?

Step 1: Finance Planning

What expenses should you prepare for when building a modular home? What funds are available when you’re planning on building a modular home?

What Will My Modular Home Cost?

How much does it cost to build a modular home with everything included?

Budget Basics for Modular Home Buyers – How Much Home Can I Afford?

Where do you start when drafting a budget for a modular home project? Start with these tips!

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2022 MHBA Annual Conference

The Modular Home Builders Association's Annual Conference is the most comprehensive meeting anywhere for modular home builders, architects, engineers, developers, and suppliers. The Modular Home Builders

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