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September 2022 Lunch & Learn / Webinar: Financing Manufactured Home

Buying and Financing Double and Singlewide Manufactured Homes

Manufactured homes the black sheep of the real estate industry.  These are often referred to as singlewides, doublewides, trailers, etc. . . in a nut shell these homes are built in a factory, issued a title, then delivered to a property where they are set on a foundation and affixed to the land.   Over the years manufactured homes have had a cloud over them.  This has made for more restrictive mortgage guidelines.  Those have loosed up the last few year but they are more restrictive.  During this event we are going to discuss the different options out there for financing manufactured homes.   We will also cover things you need to watch out for.    Here is a list of some of the things we will cover.

Hot Topics We Will Cover

Here is a list of some of the things we will cover during the event:

  • Manufactured vs Modular
  • Program guidelines for manufactured homes
  • FHA, VA, RD, & Conventional options
  • Renovation loan options for manufactured homes
  • Things to watch for when listing manufactured homes
  • Weird rules that apply only to manufactured homes
  • Single Wide options
  • Learn what manufactured homes simply cant be financed
  • Appraisals as it relates to manufactured homes
  • What happens when the tags are gone?!?!

Come learn from one of the best!  Speaker Jeremy Drobeck was the Number #1 loan officer at Amerifirst in 2021 helping hundreds of home buyers  navigate their way to home and ownership.  Jeremy closed 32 loans in 2021 that were manufactured homes; 10% of those were even renovation loans!  He brings a wealth of knowledge on the topic.   This will be a great evet for a new agent looking to learn the differences between manufactured, modular, and stick built homes.

If you are out there showing and listing homes you will certainly come across a manufactured home.  We are offering both a live event and zoom webinar for each of our lunch and learns this year.  If you need help with anything between now and our next event don’t hesitate to reach out.   Can wait to see you there!

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Date: September 14th

Time: 12:00 – 1:30

Location: 5830 Venture Park Dr. Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Limited Seating. RSVP required.  Box Lunch will be provided.  Email bmiller@amerifirst.com to reserve your spot!



Date: September 22nd

Time: 10:30 – 12:00

Zoom Meeting




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Hot Topics We Will Cover

Here is a list of some of the things we will cover during the event:

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