IKEA To Roll Out Prefab Homes For Just $80K

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — In the market for a new home? How about a brand new abode for just under $100,000?

Swedish furniture giant IKEA will soon be rolling out pre-fab home kits starting ranging from $80,000 to $86,000.

The Aktiv is a 745 square foot home that features a kitchen, dining room, living room, one bedroom and one bath. The pre-assembled homes also have Eco-friendly appliances and materials.

While the home may be cheap, buyers still need to purchase the land for the house, pay for permits, a foundation, hire electricians and plumbers and any other help one may need.

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  1. John says:

    Okay, how is this even news? Sears sold small home kits like that all the way back into the 1800’s. Now IKEA is doing it. Big deal.

  2. Chuey says:

    Yeah..but did SEARS homes come with an order of meatballs?

  3. Roy says:

    Why pay 80K when you can by a relatively new Manufactured home already set up in a Manufactured home park, 3 bedrooms, 2 bath with whirpool 1200 sq ft – 1500 sq ft for under 80K. Does not make sense.

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