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We need tent cities too! Hat tip to ‘just some guy; for sending this in:

http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_27860319/prefabricated-homes-provide-affordable-option-some-bay-area

SUNNYVALE — Two years of mounting rent increases pushed them out of their 800-square-foot apartment, but Emily Gwynn and Roderick Fox have now purchased their dream house.

“It’s 1,370 square feet, three bedrooms, two full baths, washer and dryer,” Gwynn said, excited to show off the spacious kitchen, as well as the master bedroom with its 14-foot cathedral ceiling.

The price: $219,000, in a county where median home prices hit $782,000 last month. The catch: It’s a manufactured home — a classy new spin on the old prefab “mobile” home.

“We were surprised,” Fox said.

Read full article here:

http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_27860319/prefabricated-homes-provide-affordable-option-some-bay-area

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