Prefab Home on a Modest Budget?

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Q: We're considering building a modular home for our move from the west coast to Southeastern CT. We really have our hearts set on a place with a more modern feel to it, but every modern modular plan we've liked costs more than $225 per sq ft. That blows my mind because aren't modular homes supposed to be less expensive than stick-built?

Maybe I'm off but...a 1,900 sq ft home generally doesn't cost $427,500 to stick build. I know AT mostly focuses on interior design, but great interiors have a head start when the home itself is built beautifully too :) Any suggestions for modern modular with a more modest budget? Thanks! Sent by Li

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