Portable Homes

If you are on the hunt for the best portable houses in NZ, you have come to the right place. Here at Transbuild, we offer a wide range of modern and beautifully designed pre-built small homes that tick all of the boxes in terms of design, cost and quality. Although many people dream of having a large, sprawling house with plenty of land, the reality is that it is just a dream for most and is not affordable. This is even more the case in the current booming property market where prices are continuing to rise, and large houses become further out of reach for many.

Most have now realised that something smaller is more realistic and so affordable small houses in NZ have become a growing trend. These are also seen as a viable alternative to the rental market and give a real opportunity for people to become property owners for the first time. Read More

Why Choose a Portable Home?

There are so many reasons why a prefab home could be the perfect option for you and these benefits are why they are becoming more popular now than ever before! Find out more about why you should choose one from Transbuild; globally proven

  • Short Construction Times – A big benefit of portable homes is that they allow for much less construction time because of Concurrent site works, and manufacturing. If we were to compare prefabs to normal construction, it can be done in less than half the time! Why is this? Well, portable houses have upfront planning, the weather does not have to be considered and there are no subcontractor delays to worry about. This housing solution is ideal for those that are looking to gain extra space fast.
  • Certainty – It can be easy to go over budget with a traditional house build as there are so many major and minor expenses to be considered and it can be hard to factor them all in. So many constructions are left half finished for this very reason. When you choose to partner with Transbuild, you will not be at risk of suffering a budget blow out. That’s right; the quote we give you is the price you’ll pay so you don’t have to stress.
  • Affordability & Quality – Yes, we offer affordable housing solutions but we do this without ever having to cut corners when it comes to the quality of the building or the quality of the service we deliver. We believe that we don’t change the estimate for no reason and we’re sure you’ll agree when you see the value for money that our homes provide.

Are Our Portable Homes Secure?

Yes, of course! Our portable houses are made using trusted materials from our NZ suppliers and we build them in our factory in South Auckland. All of our buildings are made according to the New Zealand building code standards and, to give you complete peace of mind, your new building can come with an independent Master Builder Guarantee (this is an optional extra). All homes come with have a code of compliance certificate.

Benefits and Considerations for Small Homes in NZ

The popularity of small homes is based on much more than necessity. Such a home:

  • has lower energy bills due to reduced heating and air conditioning costs
  • requires less cleaning and general maintenance so you have more time to do something more interesting
  • costs less to buy and insure so is more affordable overall
  • can, if necessary and a transportable home, be disconnected and transported to another site
  • is more practical for first-time buyers and for those who are down-sizing
  • can be built and installed more quickly than a larger property
  • is better for the environment, which is an important consideration for those looking to reduce their impact on the planet.

Small houses aren’t for everyone, however, and you need to consider seriously before making your choice. A small house can mean less privacy, smaller living spaces and restricted storage capacity. Before moving to a small house, therefore, you may need to declutter and plan the available space so you can make best use of it and ensure it is sufficient for your needs. Living in a smaller property often means simply living smarter and adapting to what you have.

The Right Size of a Small House in NZ – A Growing Thread

At Transbuild, we’re not just small house builders in NZ because we develop all kinds of modular homes in NZ. We have standard designs of various styles and sizes, and we can customise these designs to meet your needs. We can also create completely bespoke properties and so can build any size of house depending on your requirements.

In essence, whether you want a small house or something larger, we can do it. All properties have layouts that are designed to make them function efficiently, which is a necessity when space is limited, and have the appropriate living, sleeping and storage space. They’re all built in our factory to high standards and from the finest materials. They’re an attractive style, very resilient, adequately insulated for comfort and are fully fitted with kitchens and bathrooms.

If you want a small house or ready homes in NZ, we’ll make it work for you. Equally, we can deliver larger properties to the same high standard. And each one will be delivered quickly and at an affordable price.

There’s No Need To Wait For Portable Small Homes in NZ, Contact Us Today!

Our prefab home are ideal for family homes, baches, town houses, cottages, farm houses, granny flats and sub-divided properties so whatever your requirements are, we have a design that’s suitable. Best of all, as your circumstances change, your transportable home can too! So while you may be buying it as an investment property to make some extra income, there may come a time when an aging family member might call it home. In terms of usage, the possibilities of our units are endless.

There’s no need to wait any longer, as we’re ready and waiting to start manufacturing! Call us today for a free no obligation quote.

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Burns 133 Gable

Burns 133 Mono

Arrowsmith 144 Mono

Arrowsmith 144 Gable

Aoraki 152 Mono

Aoraki 152 Gable

Aspiring 144 Mono

Aspiring 144 Gable

Douglas 144 Mono

Douglas 144 Gable

Tasman 144 Mono

Tasman 144 Gable

Hicks 132 Mono

Silberhorn 122 Mono

Silberhorn 122 Gable

Exterior B4-120 Gable - Acland-web

Acland 120 Gable

Haast 120 Mono

Haast 120 Gable

Huxley 120 Mono

Huxley 120 Gable

Kawarau 119 Mono

Kawarau 119 Gable

Torres 113 Mono

Torres 113 Gable

Eden 92 Gable

Sefton 91 Mono

Sefton 91 Gable

Walters 98 Mono

Tauhara 84 Mono

Evans 70 Mono

Kaweka 70 Mono

Newton 65 Gable

Dixon 65 Gable

Hutton 65 Mono