Manufactured Housing is a major source of
affordable housing in the United States.
Today Manufactured housing compares well
with site built housing. Manufactured house
owners do enjoy an affordable alternative
that is reasonably sized and has all
amenities of a traditional house.
The present law protects the consumer, it
assures that a manufactured house will be
properly installed. The Board believes that
New Hampshire, will better address at the
State level the manufactured housing
industry needs and concerns which are unique
to New Hampshire.
The act establishes the following:
Installation Standards, training, licensing,
bonding, inspection of houses, adjudicative
hearings, and disciplinary complaints.
In addition the 9 member board brings a
wealth of knowledge to the table. On the
Board are installers, retailers, park
owners, a professional engineer, and a fire
chief from Fire Chiefs Association.
Each member shall serve for a 3-year term
and until a successor is appointed and
qualified. If there is a vacancy on the
board, the provisions of RSA -a and RSA shall apply. Terms are staggered for the
first appointment.All members are appointed
by the Governor and Executive Council.
Position by Statute
Two owners or operators
of a manufactured
housing park with 100 or
fewer lots, nominated by
the New Hampshire