MHI August 2018 - Economic Report
9,091 New Hud Code Homes Shipped in August 2018
In August 2018, new manufactured home shipments increased 7.9% to 9,091 homes as compared to the 8,425 homes shipped in August 2017. Total shipments for August 2018 are higher by 2,340 homes when compared to the prior month of July. Compared with August 2017, the trend is positive with shipments of single-section homes up by 6.0% and multi-section homes up by 9.5%. Total floors shipped in August 2018 increased 8.5% to 14,174 compared to August 2017.
Of the 9,091 homes shipped in August, there were no homes designated as FEMA units.
*Data provided by MHI (Manufactured Housing Institute)