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MH Community Owner’s Reaction to Baytown, TX “trashy mobile home park” story

August 27th, 2016 No comments

I become incensed when I see examples of the absolute worse type of landlord.

These are people that prey on the poor and powerless members of their community.

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It’s obvious this guy has been able to keep the property open only because of his position in the city. Having done business in many small Texas towns like Baytown, I can tell you that the “good ole boy” system is still in effect.

If it were you of me, we would not be getting away with it.

Whether it is a MHC, rental home or apartment building, property owners like this should be facing criminal charges. ##

(Editor’s Note, this Op-Ed is in response to the Daily Business News story, linked here, Nodel has some 7000 home sites in manufactured home communities that span across 10 states. Other perspectives on this, or other industry related topics are welcome.)

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NodelParks.com
3000 Town Center, Suite 540
Southfield, MI 48075

2 Great Interviews on Manufactured Home Community Operations and Investments

September 3rd, 2015 1 comment

Tony,

Great articles.  I enjoyed them both.  Both Frank Rolfe and Chris Parrish are good friends and good operators.  I’d invest in either. 

As for Frank, he takes heat for stating facts and truth publicly when others don’t.  He’s the Donald Trump of our industry.   There’s nothing mean or villainous about stating the truth.  In fact, most appreciate it when you do. 

And as for Chris, he’s an example of what can be done with perseverance and the ability to adapt.  When you see Parrish Manor, you might wonder who’s the lucky guy who owns that great park. After reading the article, you know luck had little to do with it.

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KURT D. KELLEY, J.D.

 

President

Mobile Insurance

25775 Oak Ridge Drive, Suite 110

The Woodland, TX 77380

281-367-9266-ext. 17,  fax 281-292-7429

www.mobileagency.com

(Editor’s Note:  The articles Kurt is referring to are linked below:

http://www.mhpronews.com/home/featured-articles/september-2015/138-general-manufactured-housing-industry-topics/10155-a-cup-of-coffee-withchris-parrish

http://www.mhpronews.com/home/featured-articles/september-2015/138-general-manufactured-housing-industry-topics/10162-controversial-media-reports-the-guardian-a-kvue-on-the-record-interview-with-frank-rolfe-of-mobile-home-university-mobilehomeparkstore-rv-horizons

Kurt Kelley is also the president of AIA, which is celebrating their 15th Anniversary serving manufactured housing communities, retailers, builders and others; click here for more details.)