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November 28, 2023

California homebuilder sees modular construction as key to tackling housing shortage

By ALEX VEIGA
AP Business Writer

LOS ANGELES — Most traditional homebuilders in America follow a construction process that's hardly changed in decades, and which typically takes about four to six months, if not longer, to deliver a completed single-family home.

Modular homebuilders fabricate walls, roofing and other segments of a home in a factory and then deliver the finished sections to the homesite for assembly in a process that takes just a few weeks to complete.


 
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