Latest Manufactured Housing News
U.S. Presidents Carter, Nixon, and Ford Connections to Mobile Homes and Manufactured Housing
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:28:03 +0000
PresidentJimmyCarterGeraldFordRichardNixonMobileManufacturedHousingLivingNewsWhiteHousePhotoThere are Americans alive today who have lived in a true mobile home for over 50 years. The production of mobile homes in the U.S. ended on June 15,1976. Starting that day, mandatory federal construction, energy, durability, and safety standards went into effect. Those standards, by law, were administered by the Department of Housing and …
Improving Resale Values: Manufactured Home Owners, Professionals, Shoppers – NMHOA & MHAction, What’s Right, Wrong, Supply & Demand – How to Achieve Mutual Victories
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 18:01:03 +0000
ImprovingResaleValuesManufacturedHomeOwnersManufacturedHomeOnwersProsShoppersNMHOAlogoMHActionLogoSupplyDemandMutualVictoriesManufacturedHomeLivingNews“The Road to Hell is Paved with Good Intentions.” – maxim origin, Bernard of Clairvaux.   Improving manufactured home resale values is an important topic for everyone involved in the housing industry.  We learned from the National Association of Realtors (TM) Certified Business Economist (CBE) Scholastica ‘Gay’ Cororaton that manufactured homes can and do rise …
Affordable Living! Before and After Video, Remodeling a 1972 Mobile Home, Under $5,000
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 13:46:27 +0000
AffordableLivingGretchen Vogel HighlandMobileParkMobileManufacturedHomeUpdateFixerUpMHLivingNewsThe need for affordable housing is serious.  Former President Jimmy Carter has publicly commented on the crisis recently. From that same era, Presidents Richard M. Nixon and Gerald Ford spoke favorably about mobile homes as much needed affordable living. The HUD Code for manufactured homes went into effect on June 15, 1976. The homes built …
Introducing the Verge and Curbed’s “Home of the Future” – Video
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 13:52:31 +0000
IntroducingtheHomeoftheFutureManufacturedModularPrefabFactorBuiltHOmeTheVergecurbedFordLogoMHLivingNEwsCurbed, The Verge and their sponsor – the Ford Motor Company – all understand that factory-built homes are widely misunderstood. But they believe the homes of the future will come from a factory.  Why?  Crank phones with land lines evolved into “bag phones,” later more compact cell phones, and now smart phones that are more tech …
Elvis Presley’s Personal Mobile Home Restored, Honeymoon Hideaway Up for Auction
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 13:34:26 +0000
ElvisPriscillaPresleyHoneymoonHideawayMobileHomeRestoredAuctionMobileManufacturedHomeLivingNEwsThe scores of Elvis impersonators one can find are the only reminders needed that he is still seen as the ‘King of Rock and Roll’ today, as he was by millions in years gone by.   When you are a star, it seems surprising to people that someone with money and fame would pick a …

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