Modular Manufacturers Look Past Soft 2011 for Growth
Leaders expect builders to seek prefab solutions as framers could be in short supply.
Smells Like Team Spirit Between a Modular Manufacturer and a Western Builder
Champion Home Builders joins forces with California-based USModular to offer turnkey solutions to developers of multifamily projects.
Urban Infill Could Be Key to Boosting Modular’s Meager Market Share
At least Nationwide Homes thinks so, as it refocuses its manufacturing on smaller, eco-friendly products that address different buyer needs.
Out of the Box
Suppliers lean toward smaller, more efficient house plans.
Palm Harbor Homes Files For Bankruptcy Protection
Rival Fleetwood Homes has bid to acquire the modular manufacturer’s assets.
Fleetwood Auctions More Manufactured Home Assets
Cavco teams up with private equity money to buy assets, including an idled plant, from the company during bankruptcy reorganization.