Housing companies have found a new home: Amazon.
Prefabricated and modular homes – where homes are built in factories – have a moment. From 2013 to 2018, industrial revenues increased an annual 8.6% to nearly $ 10.5 billion, including growth of 4.1% in 2018 alone, according to research firm IBISWorld.
These homes have even hit Amazon
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– and apparently selling out there. In fact, several news that real estate agents Curbed and The Real Deal reported that this 1
And it's not the only home for sale on the internet giant – and some can even become homes. "I'm not surprised to see [homes for sale on Amazon]," says Trae Bodge, smart shopping expert at TrueTrae.com – who "sells these homes online, presents a new level of opportunity for the retailer to reach consumers who are outside their local area "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-square-cabin (square feet does not include extra loft) "is large enough to act as a cottage, home office or even and with a standalone retail building "and that" by adding the tool links, this cabin can be converted into a home. "Of course, it will cost extra and the company notes that if you live in a colder location, you need to add extra insulation. Two adults can put this home together for 2-3 days, the company says.
The 1,000 m² Ecohousemart Timber Home, for around $ 40,000
This modern structure of the northern fir tree was "designed as a salon" which "can be used as a house with many flexibility in terms of interior layout." notes that an "experienced architect can make this a permanent facility." For an additional cost, of course.
The 113 m² Lillevilla Escape, for about $ 5000
The company says that this cottage is better suited for a structure for "hobby, garden or pool tools and supplies" or "just a retreat in the backyard. " And as most of these homes, the low price it includes free shipping, are just a starting point – you should add basics like insulation that will be extra that will create a foundation.