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Political topics impacting manufactured housing

Smoke, Mirrors, Razzle Dazzle vs. Measurable Performance and Profitable Results

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The truth can be painful.  Few adults have lived such a trouble-free life.  Most of us have personally known – or at least know of others through friends or family – the anguish of betrayal by a spouse or partner, an unexpected reversal of health, broken faith in a personal or professional relationship, or some …

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The American Dream, Arguably Among the Most Profitable, But Least Understood Stories in the USA Today

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The American Dream is more than housing that someone owns, but that is a key element to it. Properly understood, this story could bridge much of the left-right divide. Properly told, and it would likely need to be a series, it could win a Pulitzer or other prize for reporting. Nevertheless, those true tales are …

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#DeFangBM

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  The following are not the only purported purveyors of monopolistic moats, manipulating misinformation, or harmful policies and practices. But they are a good start.   #DeFangBM is short for this acronym:   Democratic Exit Facebook Amazon Netflix Google Berkshire Hathaway (includes Clayton Homes, lenders Vanderbilt MF, 21st Mortgage, et al) Microsoft The companies listed …

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Truth, Trump, Tragedy, Triumph, Affordable Housing, and Manufactured Homes

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    Let’s stipulate that both President Donald J. Trump and his anti-Trump opponents at times error in various ways. No one is perfect.   Let’s note later why the bullets below matters for the cause of the economy, affordable housing in general, and manufactured homes in particular. But we’ll do this systematically, by first …

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To Educate – “Leading Forth” – for Affordable Manufactured Housing Success

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  “It’s unbelievable how much you don’t know about the game you’ve been playing all your life.” – Mickey Mantle   Every state has its heroes and heroines. Mickey Mantle is a favorite son from Oklahoma, where I began my manufactured home career some years ago.   Hillsadale College’s president says that the word education …

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The Rich, Famous, PreFab Homes, Manufactured Housing, Hypocrisy, and You

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  There are some who can’t win based upon sound reason and the truth. So, to obtain their goals, they lie, play act, and deceive others to get what they want. That pattern impacts independent businesses, our industry’s home owners and millions of potential customers.     Millions of Americans, along with hundreds of millions of …

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Profits, Understanding Human Events, and Manufactured Housing

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“When in the course of human events…” Day by day, people make life-changing decisions. Those choices can be for good or ill. A fact without context may have little discernible meaning. To properly understand the present, or any moment in time, one must understand what occurred previously. In the famous George Orwell’s dark novel, 1984, …

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Life, Liberty, Property – Supreme Court – and Manufactured Housing

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1776 to 2018 and beyond. The issues of Life, Liberty and Property were as important when Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence as they are today, or will be tomorrow. And it very much matters to our industry, investors, and related professions.   When Sam Zell said they discovered that at Equity LifeStyle Properties …

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