Manufactured Home Production

April Release-New February 2021 Manufactured Home Industry Production Data, “Mobile Home” v Manufactured Housing Production-Shipment Woes Reflect Third-Party Research Warnings

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There have been no mobile homes as such built in the U.S. in decades because the trailer house and mobile home industry were transformed by federal construction and safety standards established by Congress into HUD Code manufactured housing that officially began production on June 15, 1976. New manufactured home production …

April Release-New February 2021 Manufactured Home Industry Production Data, “Mobile Home” v Manufactured Housing Production-Shipment Woes Reflect Third-Party Research Warnings Read More

Data Doesn’t Lie – National Manufactured Home Production & Shipment Data – Several Manufactured Housing Institute Errors, Analysis – Challenging Bearish Trends

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The manufactured housing industry has been in what pure data indicates could be described as a prolonged Bearish Market type trend. The Manufactured Housing Institute (MHI) has quietly stopped issuing monthly “economic reports” like the one shown here, but has nevertheless continued to provide certain annual snapshots for those who …

Data Doesn’t Lie – National Manufactured Home Production & Shipment Data – Several Manufactured Housing Institute Errors, Analysis – Challenging Bearish Trends Read More

Conventional Housing Rises, But 7 of Top 10 Manufactured Home States Report Declines for January 2021, Per HUD and Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform National Data – Trends and Analysis

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The production levels for HUD Code manufactured homes for January 2021 gathered for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) been reported. They are modestly down yet again during an ongoing affordable housing crisis. Following this news release from the Washington, D.C. Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform …

Conventional Housing Rises, But 7 of Top 10 Manufactured Home States Report Declines for January 2021, Per HUD and Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform National Data – Trends and Analysis Read More

Manufactured Housing 2020 Production Shipment Annual Totals, Manufactured Housing Institute and Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR) Reports Compared – Data Analysis

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  The following report was provided by the Washington, D.C. based Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR) provided the following report on December 2020 production and shipment data, along with the cumulative 2020 annual production and shipment data. Their report will be followed by related information from the far …

Manufactured Housing 2020 Production Shipment Annual Totals, Manufactured Housing Institute and Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR) Reports Compared – Data Analysis Read More

Manufactured Housing Industry Production up in November 2020, Still Down Year Over Year – Behind the Curtain – News & Analysis

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The Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR) provided MHProNews with the following media release. It will be followed by additional information, analysis, and commentary. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                   Contact: MHARR                                                                                                                             (202) 783-4087   Manufactured Housing Industry Production Increases Slightly in November 2020 Washington, D.C., January …

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Manufactured Housing Production Slides But Conventional Housing Rises – Manufactured Housing Institute CEO Lesli Gooch Probed in MHI’s “Leadership” in Manufactured Home Industry Drought

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The following news release from the Washington, D.C. based Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR) is followed by additional information. That information is in part focused on Lesli Gooch, Ph.D., CEO of the Manufactured Housing Institute, and their response to inquiries about the disconnect between historically low manufactured home …

Manufactured Housing Production Slides But Conventional Housing Rises – Manufactured Housing Institute CEO Lesli Gooch Probed in MHI’s “Leadership” in Manufactured Home Industry Drought Read More

Manufactured Home Production, Shipments Rise September 2020, HUD Manufactured Housing Data, Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform Statement, plus Weaponized Agenda-Driven News

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The official statistics for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) have provided national HUD Code manufactured housing production and shipment data for September 2020. That data has been compiled and analyzed in brief in a report by the Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR), which is …

Manufactured Home Production, Shipments Rise September 2020, HUD Manufactured Housing Data, Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform Statement, plus Weaponized Agenda-Driven News Read More

State-by-State Manufactured Home Production, Shipment Data – October 2020 Report and Analysis

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The Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) has collected data for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). IBTS data thus becomes “official” federal data. What follows following the recap of the national totals reporting in October and are for the manufactured home “Shipments and Production Summary …

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“Sales of Mainstream HUD Code” Manufactured Homes Are “Artificially Suppressed,” Latest 2020 Manufactured Housing Production, Top States Shipment Totals

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Once a month, the Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) provides for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) the totals for manufactured home production and shipment in all 50 states. Those figures are provided to various companies and nonprofits, including the Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform …

“Sales of Mainstream HUD Code” Manufactured Homes Are “Artificially Suppressed,” Latest 2020 Manufactured Housing Production, Top States Shipment Totals Read More

Uncommon Sense – For Manufactured Home Sales to Seriously Rise Industry Watchdog Says Zoning & Financing Failures Prove Need for New Post-Production National Trade Association

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MHProNews was provided the following media release. This manufactured home industry watchdog’s report will be followed by additional information, plus an MHProNews Analysis and Commentary.   DTS AND ZONING FAILURES PROVE DIRE NEED FOR INDEPENDENT NATIONAL POST-PRODUCTION REPRESENTATION Despite the “happy talk” spewing forth from the usual quarters within the …

Uncommon Sense – For Manufactured Home Sales to Seriously Rise Industry Watchdog Says Zoning & Financing Failures Prove Need for New Post-Production National Trade Association Read More

New Year to Date July 2020 Manufactured Home Production Data Compared to Mainstream Conventional Home Building and Post-COVID19 Housing Trends

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Manufactured housing performance needs to be contrasted with mainstream housing or other U.S. economic sectors in order to obtain a reasonably objective understanding of how HUD Code manufactured home production and shipment levels year-to-date performance in 2020 should be viewed. In a report published this week on JD Supra, a …

New Year to Date July 2020 Manufactured Home Production Data Compared to Mainstream Conventional Home Building and Post-COVID19 Housing Trends Read More

Manufactured Housing Industry Production Dip, Top Shipment States Data – June 2020

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  While mainstream conventional housing is recovering, as is the big-ticket RV industry, HUD Code manufactured housing is reportedly trailing its year-over-year performance and is recovering slowly from the pandemic-sparked shutdowns. Using the official data compiled on behalf of the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Affairs (HUD), the year-to-date …

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Official National Manufactured Housing Production, Shipment Data May 2020 – Plus Added Manufactured Home Professional Facts

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The following is data collected by the IBTS – Institute for Building Technology and Safety – gathered on behalf of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The report is from the Washington, D.C. based Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR). The MHARR report and analysis is …

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Manufactured Housing Industry Production Drops During COVID19 Closures

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For millions of people, perception is reality. In fairness, it is understandably so. That noted, today’s production report for April 2020 provided by the Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR) which uses the official data compiled for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will be followed by …

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Surprising March 2020 Manufactured Housing New Home Production, Shipment Data

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This is an instance when the surprise is good news for numbers of manufactured housing professionals. Indications from an often reliable MHI connected source that HUD Code shipments would decline in March 2020 have proven to be inaccurate. Despite the forced closures by COVID19 of dozens of production centers in …

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February 2020, Latest National Manufactured Housing Production Data, MHI and MHARR Comparisons

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The news is relatively good, given the low baseline of the years since 2003 (see graphic further below) when Warren Buffett led Berkshire Hathaway bought Clayton Homes, Oakwood’s bankrupt business, and the associated lending such as Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance or 21st Mortgage Corporation.  First, this report will look at …

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2019 Year-End Totals Reveals Decline in New HUD Code Manufactured Home Production, Shipments vs. 2018

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This report will provide the following details.   Part I) Newly released data gathered on behalf of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as reported by the Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR). Part II) A recent statement by the Manufactured Housing Institute (MHI) with respect to …

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Manufactured Housing Production for November 2019 Up, But Total Results Still Mixed

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As MHProNews reported late last week, while some states are rising, there are more states falling in new HUD Code manufactured home shipments per the MHAO data linked below. Manufactured Housing Industry State Association Tip Reveals Ongoing Industry Woes   Yesterday the Manufactured Housing Association for Regulatory Reform (MHARR released …

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