Land-Use and Development Resources

Certification Verification and Data Plate Information

Contact the Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) to obtain data plate certification information about manufactured homes built after 1976. IBTS provides the following information: label number, serial Number, date of manufacture, name of the manufacturer and plant location and location of first destination (usually the retailer).

Modular Housing

While many today understand what a modular home is, questions still arise from lawmakers, regulators, lenders, appraisers, building enforcement officials, and consumers as to the proper definitions and distinction of housing construction methods, sales and use tax, zoning and licensing. Learn more

The Community Attributes System (CAS) provides lenders and appraisers a quick, easy and inexpensive way to view the attributes of the manufactured housing communities where homes are being sited.