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Zell to Speak at National Communities Council Forum

August 15th, 2013 Comments off

The National Community Council’s Fall Leadership Forum will be held Oct. 16-18, 2013 at the W. Chicago City Center Hotel. Titled “Building a Vision for the Future,” Sam Zell, Chairman of Equity Group Investments and Equity International, which own Equity LifeStyle Properties, will be the featured speaker at the conference. Topics surrounding all aspects of manufactured housing communities (MHCs) will include The Future of Financing for Homes, Finding Ways to Improve the Customer Experience, and Learning from Innovative Smaller Operators. Other industry leaders are set to discuss combining traditional marketing with social media and mobile apps. As MHProNews knows, Zell’s Equity LifeStyle Properties is the largest owner of MHCs in North America. For more information contact Jenny Hodge at jhodge@mfghome.org.

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NY Governor Proclaims Factory-Built Home Days

March 27th, 2013 Comments off

Governor Andrew Cuomo has proclaimed April 27 – May 5, 2013 as Factory-Built Home Days across New York State, coinciding with the New York Housing Association’s 2013 Spring Symposium and Legislative Summit April 30-May 1 in downtown Albany, NY. In his proclamation, the governor states manufactured housing is a source of quality, affordable housing. Opportunities to learn about manufactured homes will be targeted toward legislators and the general public by industry officials and seminar leaders. MHProNews has learned in addition to a legislative reception, on the Empire State Plaza just outside the Capitol will be sited a two-bedroom, two bath manufactured home by Schult Homes and hosted by G & I Homes. For more information contact www.nyhousing.org

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TMHA Converges on the Capitol

January 30th, 2013 Comments off

MHProNews has learned the Texas Manufactured Housing Association (TMHA) is sponsoring a Capitol Visit Day Tue., March 5 for industry members to demonstrate their strength to legislators during the state’s legislative session. Participants will receive a packet of information with talking points for specific legislators, and will visit their offices in small groups. The free event includes lunch and a cocktail reception that evening for attendees, legislators and legislative staff at the Austin Club. TMHA is strongly urging industry members to attend. For more information contact Caitlin Nauert at (512) 459 1221 or caitlin@texasmha.com

Harvard to Release Annual Housing Summary

June 4th, 2012 Comments off

GreenBuilderMag tells MHProNews.com Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies will release its annual State of the Nation’s Housing 2012 on June 14, 2012 from 11 AM to noon at the Ford Foundation Board Room on E. 43rd St. in Manhattan. The periodic assessment of the nation’s housing outlook provides trends in the housing industry useful to researchers, industry analysts, policy makers, and the business community. The press conference will be posted on the web at www.jchs.harvard.edu following the report. For more information contact kerry_donahue@harvard.edu.

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