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3D Printed Home in Austin, TX Aims to Revolutionize Affordable Housing

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3D printing isn’t new.   Tools and parts are among the items that were 3D printed years ago. 3D printing of homes isn’t new either, as the Daily Business News has been reporting on the emerging tech for several years. An Austin, TX based company believes they’ve found the magic …

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‘All Hat, No Cattle,’ Significant Risk to Financial System – FHFA Director Dr. Mark Calabria Address to MBA

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  There are two words that are entirely missing from this address by Dr. Mark A. Calabria, Director Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Those two words? “Manufactured homes.” Perhaps it is no surprise? After all, the plan that has been advanced by the GSEs, as reported earlier this week by …

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“It’s a Con” – #OpenMarkets Touts Matt Stoller’s “Goliath,” “100-Year War Between Monopoly Power and Democracy”

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To set the table for this specific and all of our sources and reports, thinking readers must be able to sift through the chaff and save the wheat. The Open Markets Institute is certainly one of the more aggressive researchers and advocates into the important topic of the monopolization of …

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“You’re a Gutless Cheat,” The Sting, and Manufactured Housing

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Preface/programming note. This article will tee up a major report that uses at its core several third-party researched items later today. It is also worth noting that while analogies can be useful to make a point that can spark a ‘aha moment,’ all analogies limp to some degree.  With those …

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Secretary Ben Carson’s, Julian Castro’s Manufactured Housing, “Trailer,” “Mobile Home” Revelations, 2020 Battles Ahead

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Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson, M.D., has demonstrably done much since taking his oath of office to advance a proper understanding of manufactured homes. In fairness, his predecessor Julian Castro, made a video that praised manufactured housing too. While the next video interview with then …

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Lawsuit By Manufactured Home Community Owner Claims City “Intent” on Putting it Out of Business

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As longtime readers of the Daily Business News on MHProNews May recall, the story that follows may well sound reminiscent of others in cities and towns across the U.S. In Minnesota, Wisconsin, and other states, municipalities and local jurisdictions in recent years have often been accused of targeting manufactured home …

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Manufactured Housing – MHVille, It’s Not a Matter Open to Interpretation

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Here in the U.S., the legal system forbids falsehood, though the law knows that it occurs.  After 18 months of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, millions of observers have learned that lying to the FBI is a federal crime. Some have plead guilty, but not to a 2016 campaign violation. …

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Robotics, 3D Printed Housing, Imminent Challengers for Manufactured Homes, Modular Housing – 3D Build Systems CEO Don Musilli

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“A revolutionary idea in home building is taking place in” southwest Florida, per Sun Coast News. and other regional media.   “Once the foundation is poured the robot will print that structure in 18 to 24 hours,” said CEO Don Musilli, to ABC 7. Instead of a year to build …

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Coldwater, Tall Grass, P&Z Battles, Manufactured Home Community Plan OK’d – Manufactured Housing and the Don Westphal Back Story

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“The Coldwater Planning Commission voted unanimously to recommend the City Council approve rezoning 20.6 acres from the township R-3 to the city’s AA — Agriculture Residential – for a 102 lot manufactured home subdivision,” said the Daily Reporter. Leading the charge was Don Westphal. “The petitioners from Farrell-Roeh of Littleton, …

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Easter Sunday Morning Weekly Recap – Manufactured Housing Industry Headline News 3.25.2018 to 4.1.2018

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The celebration of Easter comes around once a year, but Sunday is a weekly occurrence.   As one scans national news, millions with a cause, effect and solutions mindset are seeing the connection between social and political ills and a loss of the sacred in society. It’s all about the truth, and …

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Frank Rolfe, MHU/RV Horizons Protest by MHAction; Nathan Smith/SSK/MHI Flashbacks?

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After the MHProNews exposed – via a news tip – the plan by the resident activist group MHAction to protest the Manufactured Housing Institute (MHI) annual meeting last year, MHAction organizers pivoted and apparently went to ‘Plan B.’ Instead of protesting at MHI – where their element of surprise was …

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What the Public Thinks of Manufactured Housing, the Story of Elgin’s New Development

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“I drive past this area twice a day. It is the low point of my day – very sad and disgusting to see what the land around here is turning into. Why are there no restrictions to prevent this?” So reads a posted reader’s comment on the Elgin Courier. The …

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Emergency Request For Proposals for Manufactured Homes, Deadline Tomorrow

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“The Texas General Land Office (GLO) is Requesting Proposals from qualified Respondents to manufacture and supply residential Manufactured Housing Units (MHUs) as temporary housing for Texas residents affected by Hurricane Harvey in designated areas along the Texas coast and inland,” said the agency in a release. DJ Pendleton and the …

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VP Mike Pence, Industry Voices Sound Off on Manufactured Housing Relief for Harvey Victims

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“The state of Texas is about to undergo one of the largest recovery-housing missions that the nation has ever seen,” Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Brock Long said during a news conference Monday. “It’s a long process. Housing is going to be very frustrating in Texas. We have to set …

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Housing “Overvalued,” Is a New Bubble Ahead?

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With no end to the escalation in sight, affordability is rapidly deteriorating nationally,” said Frank Martell, president and CEO of CoreLogic. “While low mortgage rates are keeping the market affordable from a monthly payment perspective, affordability will likely become a much bigger challenge in the years ahead until the industry …

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Texas Business Interests? TMHA Urges Calls to Legislators TODAY, Yes Saturday, Supporting Pending Bill

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Texas Manufactured Housing Association (TMHA) Executive Director DJ Pendleton tells MHProNews that, “the vote is either later tonight [Saturday, May 27th] or tomorrow. The deadline for the session is tomorrow so it will all be over one way or another. You didn’t get it late, we had to wait to send this till the CC …

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