Yes you read it right. Housing companies and residential buyers have found a new home: Amazon.
If Amazon doesn’t sell it, do you really need it? and here we go as amazon has added a new item to its list.
You can find some crazy stuffs for sale in Amazon and it doesn’t get crazier than this. Amazon doesn’t merely sell everything you need to fill up a house, now you can actually buy the house from Amazon.
Amazon is now selling prefabricated and modular housing models that will suit your needs. These homes are prebuilt in factories.
Prebuilt homes were sold in Dwell and other shelter magazines and websites, has hit Amazon with a bang.
I’m not surprised to see [homes for sale on Amazon],” says Trae Bodge, a shopping expert at TrueTrae.com,
“Selling these homes online presents a new level of opportunity for the retailer to reach consumers who are outside of their local area.” — he added.
There are houses ranging from $5000 – $50,000.
The 292-sq-ft Lillevilla Allwood Getaway Cabin. Price – $19,000
The company says this 292-sq-ft cabin (square footage does not include the additional sleeping loft) “is large enough to function as a summer house, home office or even a stand-alone retail building” and that “by adding the utility hookups this cabin can be converted to a residence.”
Two adults can assemble this home in 2-3 days. The company also say if you live in a colder place you need to do insulation.
The 1,000-sq-ft Ecohousemart Timber Home, Price – $40,000
This modern-looking structure is made of northern spruce . It was “designed as a lounge” that “can be used as a house with a lot of flexibility in terms of interior layout.”
The company says an “experienced architect can turn this into a permanent facility.” For an additional cost, of course.
Something cheaper:: The 113-sq-ft Lillevilla Escape, Price : $5,000
According to the seller this cabin is best suited for the structure for your “hobby, garden or pool tools and supplies” or “simply a retreat in your backyard.”
And this product doesn’t have free shipping and you need to extra for additional stuffs like insulation.
These kind of houses will be suited for small university dorms, campus dorms which can be replaced easily.
The biggest advantage when you are planning to sell a house or property you can easily have a good value when compared to depreciation costs for constructed houses.