Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Should Modular Home Builders Offer Landscape Packages?

As I rummaged through all things modular on the Internet today I discovered something I had never given much thought to; landscape packages offered by the big Tract Home builders. I realize that every tract builder supplies turf along with some plantings but to learn that there are options that they can build right into the mortgage was a little surprising.

Actually what I found was a landscaper in Phoenix, Arizona that contracts with 12 of the biggest tract builders in the state. By clicking on a particular tract builder on their site it brings up the basic landscape package and several different options tailored just for that developer.

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I found this absolutely fascinating. Each builder specifies what the basic landscaping includes and offers options, all financed with the house.

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This is in Phoenix, AZ

I’m not sure how many modular home builders have a relationship with a landscaper to provide a basic landscape package that is included in the base price of the home but what a great advantage it would be. Most small site builders would never do that with many only racking back the disturbed topsoil and seeding it with 50# of cheap contractor grass.

Just another random thought from the mind of Modcoach.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Sounds GREAT!.....But, Some places in the USA...are BEARLY getting Appraisal's for the Home, Let alone Landscaping and other amenities...Just Saying...

Joshua Margulies said...

They are a pain in the ass to warrant coach. They are subject to too much expectation for what u sell the scrubby schrubs for.