Author Archive

Housing isn’t a buyer’s market for many first-timers

June 29th, 2012 No comments


CITRUS HEIGHTS, Calif. – Alex Dorado thought that buying his first home was going to be easy.
"I said, 'This is a recession. No one is looking at houses,' " the cellphone salesman says. Read More


Wealth implosion: It’s not just housing

June 29th, 2012 No comments


NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Americans' net worth collapsed in recent years, but don't blame the housing market for it all.
 A CNNMoney analysis of new Census Bureau data shows Read More
Categories: Associations Tags: ,

FEMA Reminds Everyone to Place Bids for FEMA Housing Units That are Up for Auction

June 29th, 2012 No comments

(Source: FEMA) — Time is running out for interested members of the public to bid on the current round of excess Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) manufactured housing  Read More

Categories: Associations Tags: , ,

TMHA Chair announces national initiative

June 29th, 2012 No comments


2011-2012 TMHA Chairman Ronnie Richards announced Friday plans for the association to become more involved in the national regulatory process.
We are excited to announce these recent efforts propelling us forward as an amplified industry voice in Washington, D.C. The Board unanimously passed the decision to see Texas actively involved and impacting industry regulation on a national level at the May 18, 2012 meeting. In combining forces with MHI, we will seek to effectively advocate MH-positive regulation at our nation's capital.

CFPB seeks further comment on Ability-to-Repay rule

June 29th, 2012 No comments

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced Thursday it is "seeking public comment on new data and information that it has received in a rule-making to require lenders to assess consumers’ ability to repay mortgage loans before extending them credit. The comment period will close on July 9, 2012…" Read More

‘Upscale’ mobile home park planned

June 25th, 2012 Comments off

'Upscale' mobile home park planned
Midland Reporter-Telegram
Developers of a mobile home park that's planned for east Midland found quickly how much demand for housing exists in the Permian Basin.
Read More

iReportMHNewsTips for Texas

December 19th, 2011 No comments

iReportMHNewsTips for Texas:

Click here to send us your factory built housing news tips, links, documents, facts or housing related news story suggestions.

Categories: Associations Tags: , ,

Recent and Past headlines to factory built housing news stories from the State of Texas

December 19th, 2011 No comments

Texas Manufactured Housing Association

October 6th, 2011 No comments

Texas Manufactured Housing Association
505 W. 14th Steet
Austin TX 78701
(512) 459-1221