The Impresa Blog

Modular Isn’t Just for Houses Anymore

Hotels, colleges, franchises, and many others are facing the same issue as every custom home builder in the U.S. today, a shortage of skilled construction workers. Just like custom home builders, they require quality construction for their commercial construction efforts. Not only do they need …

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Which Credit Score Will Your Lender Use?

If you are going to borrow money to build your new custom home, that means you will typically have a construction loan and a conventional mortgage. Because a construction loan has more risk for a lender (who wants to foreclose on a half-built home?), the …

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Aim Small, Miss Small

“Aim Small, Miss Small” While some might think that was just a line from the Mel Gibson movie The Patriot, it was actually the advice given to both Mel Gibson and Heath Ledger by the film’s technical advisor when teaching them how you aim a …

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The Power of Sanctuary

There is never a time with perfect conditions paving the way for you to go forward. There is never a “right” time to take a vacation. There is never a “right” time to have kids. And the list goes on. But have you ever noticed …

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You Have a Choice

Have you ever stopped to think about how many choices you have to make on a daily basis? From the minute you wake up you are faced with an enormous amount of options. What to wear, what to eat, where will we go, what time …

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Express Modular Announces Rebrand to Impresa Modular

The new brand reinforces the company’s investment in innovation and serves as an opportunity to remain unique in the marketplace. Rebranding to Impresa Modular Express Modular, established in 2008, started as a disruptive, technology-driven, custom modular home builder. We are changing our name to better …

Can Modular Housing Improve the Affordability of Housing?

At some point, you will have to consider becoming a homeowner. You can’t rent forever. Who wants to do that? Renting is sometimes referred to as tossing money down a drain because there’s no real investment. Whereas with homeownership, you’re investing. But over the years …