Housing companies have found a new home: Amazon.
Prefabricated and modular homes – where homes are prefabricated in factories – have a moment. From 2013 to 2018, industry revenue grew by 8.6% to nearly $ 10.5 billion, including growth of 4.1% in 2018 alone, according to research firm IBISWorld.
These homes even hit Amazon
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– and apparently selling out there. In fact, several news stores such as real estate Curbed and The Real Deal have reported that this 1
And it's not the only home for sale on the internet giant – and some may even become homes. "I'm not surprised to see [homes for sale on Amazon]", says Trae Bodge, smart shopping expert at TrueTrae.com – "selling these homes online gives a new level of opportunity for the retailer to reach consumers who are out of their "Here are a few homes for sale on Amazon – ranging in price from a few thousand dollars to tens of thousands of dollars.
The 292 sq ft Little Villa Allwood Getaway Cabin, about $ 19,000
The company notes that this 292 sq ft cabin (square footage does not occupy the extra loft) "is large enough to function as a cottage, home office or even an independent retail building "and that" by adding auxiliary links, this cabin can be transformed into a home. "Of course, it will cost extra and the company notes that if you live In a cooler place, add extra insulation. Two adults can gather this home in 2-3 days, the company says.
The 1,000 m² Ecohousemart Timber Home, for about $ 40,000
This modern structure from the North Branch was "designed as a lounge" that "can be used as a house with a lot of flexibility in interior design. "The company notes that an" experienced architect can make this a permanent facility. "At an extra cost, of course.
The 113 m² Lillevilla Escape, for about $ 5,000
The company says that this cottage is better suited to a structure for your "hobby, garden or pool tools and supplies" or "simply a retreat in your backyard. " And like most of these homes, the low price it includes free shipping) is only a starting point – you need to add basics as insulation that will be extra that will create a foundation.