WHY DO MOBILE HOME PARK MANAGERS FAIL AND HOW CAN YOU MINIMIZE THE RISKS? By Frank Rolfe

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May 5, 2021
No mobile home park can be successful without a competent manager. A manager serves as your eyes and ears in the field, as well as your problem-solver, ambassador and mayor all rolled into
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HOW TO MAKE $100,000 A YEAR CASH FLOW WITH ONE MOBILE HOME PARK INVESTMENT By Frank Rolfe

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Apr 20, 2021
With the national economy in free fall, and millions of jobs being cut across all industry segments, many people are trying to formulate a plan to replace their income if they get laid off. And to many people, that income can approach $100,000 or more. So how do you replace $100,000 of income. For many people, the answer may be in a good old fashioned trailer park.
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"IN ALABAMA, THE TUSCALOOSA" - GROUCHO MARX, 1930

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Apr 14, 2021
Much of the Southeastern U.S. has not been taken seriously by mobile home park buyers – or commercial real estate investors, in general – for decades. Even Groucho Marx made jokes about the region in 1930. But all that is changing now.
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HOW TO TURN AROUND A MOBILE HOME PARK By Dave Reynolds

Mar 30, 2021
When you buy a Mobile Home Park that needs to be turned around (and most parks need some type of turnaround), the first thing you need to do is disengage the prior ownership/management.
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THINK TWICE BEFORE DIVING INTO THAT MOBILE HOME PARK By Mike Renz

Mar 30, 2021
On a perfect summer afternoon in 1984, I climbed up a bluff to dive into a lake that geology students had been swimming in for decades.
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Must MHC Owners Protect Tenants from Rapists, Hooligans, and Thieves?

Mar 23, 2021
Many landlords are surprised to learn they have a legal duty to protect their tenants from rapists, attackers, and thieves
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HUD Charges Pennsylvania Housing Provider with Discriminating Against People with Mental Disabilities

Mar 23, 2021
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging Perry Homes, Inc., and Whittington and Whittington, doing business as Perry Homes, with violating the Fair Housing Act
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Government Funding for Manufactured Home Communities and Renters

Mar 23, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted virtually every reach and sector of the world, including the manufactured home communities, owners, and renters throughout the U.S. Here is what you need to know about the next steps.
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MobileHomeParkStore 100

Industry News

Mar 22, 2021
MobileHomeParkStore 100: The 100 Largest Mobile Home Park Owners in the U.S.
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GOOD RESOURCES FOR MOBILE HOME PARK QUESTIONS

Feb 22, 2021
For many years, the mobile home park industry had no available information except for a few ancient books like the 1955 “How to Build and Operate a Mobile Home Park” by L.C. Michelon.
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