Monday, May 20, 2013

Always negotiate the floor plan price

Used modular building for sale with custom floor plan.
Adding an office to a used
modular building.
For years I sold used and new modular buildings to schools, churches, utility companies, general contractors and basically any other type of business imaginable - even the studios in Hollywood. In many cases the floor plan of the modular office or portable classroom  needed to be exactly as specified by the customer due to specific office sizes, furniture layout, and the amount of people using the space. This also required a lot of work and expense on my company's behalf because in most cases the exact floor plan was not available or the exterior and interior finishes needed to be completely changed.

So my helpful tip for anyone searching for a used modular building (with a specific layout) is always negotiate the price for modifications. Here are some typical modifications that will cost you extra money up front of amortized into your rental rate: