Things to consider when purchasing a relocatable home

Relocatable homes are becoming an increasingly popular alternative. These homes can be transported easily, by being cut in half and then re-joined. 

With traditional housing becoming increasingly more expensive, relocatable homes offer an affordable alternative, and with many options available it’s much easier to find the home of your dreams. There are a number of things you should consider before purchasing a relocatable home, so here is what to look out for before you close the deal.


As with any major purchase, you should always be sure of your financial capabilities before buying. There are several costs involved in buying a relocatable home; as well as the initial purchase, you’ll also have to factor in things like transporting the home to a desired location, as well as the cost of furnishing.


One of the main benefits of relocatable homes is the different sizes available. Relocatable homes can come in several different sizes and use lightweight materials, so those living alone can use smaller one-bedroom homes while large families can choose a 2–3-bedroom home.

When looking for relocated houses for sale, you should consider your current and future plans to find the perfect-sized home for you. Relocatable homes can often be easily customised, so you can choose the perfect interior layout to suit your needs.


When buying a relocatable home, you’ll have the option to customise the interior to achieve your dream home. Whether it’s the flooring, furniture, number of windows or kitchen design, relocatable homes can be very easily customised with the help of a specialist.

 Choose the right company

To get the most out of your relocatable home, you should carefully consider the company you use. A good relocatable home company will guide you through every step of the process, advising you on all the important steps and helping you get your dream home.

Uplifting Homes offer many relocated houses for sale in Northern Aotearoa and can guide you through the process of purchasing a relocatable home. To find out more, get in touch with us today.

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