Louisville Show 2018

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

The Louisville Show will be held January 17-19th, 2018. This a is popular venue for potential home buyers; operators; finance; insurance and other interested parties. To receive updates on this show go to this link.

August Newsletter on Legal Issues

Friday, August 11th, 2017

2017 Update August McGlinchey Stafford

Take a look at this informative newsletter from McGlinchey Stafford and MHI, a summary of legal issues in re: HUD-code manufactured housing.

Alternative Anchoring Systems

Monday, July 31st, 2017

Alternative Anchoring Systems

He shares information and links for three types:
All Steel Foundation from Oliver Technologies Click Here for Oliver Technologies
L & L Bracing System (LLBS) from Minute Man Click here for Minute Man
Xi2 from Tie Down Engineering Click Here for Tie Down Engineering

Register NOW if you are heading to the MHI Annual Meeting in Orlando

Monday, July 17th, 2017


DATE: September 17-19, 2017
Register: NOW

Fair Housing Newsletter

Monday, July 17th, 2017

Thank you to MHI for sharing this Fair Housing Update July 2017

Installers Update on Anchor Tie Downs

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

July 2017 – Mark Conte posted a blog on Anchoring Tie Downs as part of his discussion with Manufactured Homes HUD code licensed installers. Take A Look, photos included on “what NOT to do.

Anchoring July 2017 Mark Conte

MH Commission Meeting July 18th

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

The next MH Commission meeting is Tuesday July 18, 2017 at 10:30 AM at the Northampton Council on Aging, 67 Conz Street, Northampton, MA 01060

MHC Meeting July 2017 Directions Chicopee

MHI Annual Meeting heads to Florida

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

2017 MHI Annual Meeting
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort, Orlando, FL – September 17-19, 2017
1655 Fort Myer Dr., Suite 200, Arlington, VA 22209
Ph: (703) 558-0675 I Fx: (703) 558-0401

Mark Conte Article on 3rd Party Inspections

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Take a look at what the 3rd Party Inspectors on finding when looking at HUD-Code Manufactured Home installation in the 14 default states. MA is a default state.

Manufactured Housing Installation Inspection Findings from

Five TOP non-conforming installation issues by NTA

Make Customers (aka Potential Home Buyers) Feel Valued

Friday, June 16th, 2017

John Graham, industry marketing consultant and long time contributor to the JOURNAL (no longer published as of Jan 2017) shares 22 tips on supporting your customers. May be a good column to post in your office and share with those who meet potential home buyers! How do YOU rate on the 22 suggestions -MOSTLY YES?

22 Ways to Make Customers Feel Valued-Graham