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"The United States District court for the Eastern District of Tennessee has also looked at the issue of whether mobile homes are subject to cram down. In In re Shepherd, 381 B.R. 675 (E.D. Tenn., 2008), the debtor (Shepherd) financed a mobile home with EMC Mortgage Corporation. Shepherd ultimately filed Chapter 13 and sought to cram down the mobile home in her Chapter 13 plan, to which EMC objected. The Shepherd court stated “…many other courts have considered the issue, and the majority of courts have found that the statutory definition of ‘debtor’s principal residence’ in §101(13A)(A) does not alter the requirement of §1322(b)(2) that the property in question be real property. E.g., In re Gearhart, No. 07-70232, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 4281 (E.D.Ky. Dec. 14, 2007); In re Logan, No. 07-70212, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 4280 (Bankr.E.D.Ky. Dec. 14, 2007); In re Fuller, No. 07-81703, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 3765 (Bankr.M.D.N.C. Nov. 2, 2007); In re Oliviera, 378 B.R. 789 (Bankr.E.D.Tex. 2007); Herrin v. GreenTree-AL, LLC, 376 B.R. 316 (Bankr.S.D.Ala.2007), aff’g In re Herrin, No. 06-12249-WSS-13, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 2333 (Bankr.S.D.Ala. July 3, 2007) (en banc); In re Bartolome, No. 07-10731-DHW, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 3263 (Bankr.M.D.Ala. Sept. 21, 2007); In re Rivers-Jones, No. 07-02607-JW, 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 2992 (Bankr.D.S.C. Sept. 4, 2007); In re McLain, 376 B.R. 492 (Bankr.D.S.C.2007); In re Manning, No. BK 07-70190-CMS-13, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 2595 (Bankr.N.D.Ala. Aug. 2, 2007); In re Coleman, 373 B.R. 907 (Bankr.W.D.Mo.2007); In re Cox, No. 07-60073, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 2218 (Bankr.S.D.Tex. June 29, 2007); see also 2-101 XXXXX XXXXX Collier, collier on Bankruptcy P 101.13A (15th ed.2007). But see In re Fells, No. 07-80559, 2007 WL(NNN) NNN-NNNN 2007 Bankr.LEXIS 3748 (Bankr.W.D.La. Oct. 23, 2007); HSBC v. Lunger, 370 B.R. 649 (Bankr.M.D.Pa.2007); In re Kenneth, 373 B.R. 46 (Bankr.S.D.Ohio 2007). This court finds itself bound to follow the majority.” Thus, the Shepherd court found that only real property which is the debtor’s primary residence is protected from being crammed down."
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