With enough marketing and/or media attention, millions can be swayed on a given topic. In a specific market area, persuasion on an issue can occur locally too. But habits can be stubborn. Something that has long been believed to be ‘true’ can be difficult to dislodge. This is one of the challenges facing the manufactured housing industry.
Also, while some are – understandably, perhaps – celebrating the rise of manufactured housing over 100,000 new homes for the first time since 2006, other kinds of competing affordable housing options are being promoted.
These are reasons why what’s linked below should be a cause for industry professionals to pause and dig in.
More on “half priced new homes” and other manufactured housing related issues are planned in the days ahead. Stay tuned. ##
December 2021 Monthly New Manufactured Housing Data with 2021 Annual Manufactured Home Production Totals, Compare to NAR, Conventional Housing Starts, RVs – Opportunities & Obstacles Special Analysis
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By L.A. “Tony” Kovach – for MHProNews.com.
Tony earned a journalism scholarship and earned numerous awards in history and in manufactured housing.
For example, he earned the prestigious Lottinville Award in history from the University of Oklahoma, where he studied history and business management. He’s a managing member and co-founder of LifeStyle Factory Homes, LLC, the parent company to MHProNews, and MHLivingNews.com.
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