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Free Manufactured Housing Finance, Business Seminars and Forecast

March 24th, 2014 Comments off

standing-room-only-2014-louisville-manufactured-housing-show-seminar-room-masthead-blog-mhpronews-com-Some 2100 +/- manufactured housing industry professionals from all segments of the industry are expected at the 2014 Tunica Manufactured Housing Show. Registrations have come in from states coast to coast.

The Tunica Show features more homes and exhibitors than any other industry trade show in North America. Networking and free luncheon’s are part of the show line up.

Popular finance and business building seminars are offered free to industry attendees. General information about the finance and business building seminars are found linked here.

Tunica offers popular free manufactured and modular home finance panels, which features top industry lenders as well as MH Community commercial lending panels, both moderated by MH finance expert, Dick Ernst..

Business Building CRM, Marketing and Sales building programs and a Manufactured Home Community Lesson’s Learned panel discussion are on the schedule. A guest column by Brad Nelms on Why Retailers and Community Operators should Go Tunica, is linked here.

A possible program change may occur in the MHC Lessons Learned panel, which is being moderated by the National Community Council’s VP, Jenny Hodge. Rick Rand has advised seminar management that he may not be able to attend, but seasoned veteran and consultant, L. A. “Tony” Kovach will be available as an alternate panelist for that session. Featured MHC panel experts include Tammy Fonk with CBRE who has years of experience in a family owned community, as well as Maria Horton, a respected executive from west coast MHC powerhouse Newport Pacific. Seminars will be held in the Harrah’s Convention Center exhibit hall.

Video interviews are planned at the show, such as the ones linked here.

The current forecast for the Tunica Manufactured Housing Show is a sunny on Wednesday 3/26/2014 with a low of 43 degrees and a high of 55. Thursday’s forecast is partly cloudy, with a 10% chance of rain, low of 54 and a high of 63. Friday’s forecast is mostly sunny, but 40% chance of rain, with a low of 43 and a high of 69.

This is an industry trade show, and is not open to the general public. Industry professionals are reminded that they can typically gain free admission by bringing their photo ID and business card. ##

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Tunica Manufactured Housing Show Opens

March 27th, 2013 Comments off

Over 2,000 retailers, community owners/operators, builders/developers, installers, factory builders, lenders, suppliers, association leaders and exhibitors will be in Tunica, MS for the largest industry trade show of 2013. Dozens of the latest models including developer and community series homes will be on display. Attendees will range from the rank and file, as well as managers to the CEOs of the biggest companies in the industry. As MHProNews knows, the show opens at 9 AM and runs until Friday. Most industry members can sign up free at the door with a driver’s license and a business card. The business building/educational seminar schedule and other details are found at this link .

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Louisville Day 1: Attendance rises

January 24th, 2013 Comments off

MHProNews has learned that the first day of the Louisville Show revealed a rise in attendance. 1,233 attendees of all types arrived on January 23, which already exceeded the total attendance 2012’s 2 1/2 day total. Exhibitors and attendees alike reported an upbeat mood, and a willingness to invest in new inventory, products and services. The Show runs until noon on Friday, January 25th. Attendees who want to sign up at the door need to bring a business card along with photo ID. for more information.

MH Lending Opportunities and Regulatory Update

January 4th, 2013 Comments off

MHProNews has learned that the 2013 Louisville Show will include a free finance panel discussion that will feature all of the industry’s major lenders, showcasing their latest Dodd-Frank compliant lending programs. The focus of the panel presentation will be for each lender to highlight their top or new lending opportunities on personal property and land/home lending. The presentation will be followed by questions from the audience answered by participating manufactured housing lenders. Moderator Dick Ersnt, an expert in manufactured home lending, said: “Plan on attending the Industry Retail Finance Panel in Louisville to hear the latest information on the regulatory impact of Dodd Frank legislation from all the major industry finance sources; how it may affect their finance programs and what new and exciting programs will be available in 2013!” The panel will be from 10:00 to 11:15 AM on Wed January 23, 2013 at the Kentucky Exhibition Center (KEC). The Louisville Show is open to most industry members for free with proper ID and a business card. See and go to page two of the downloadable brochure linked below for the complete seminar line up.

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