Oaks of Rockford Develops ‘a real community feel’ for West Michigan Retirees
Quality Site Development and Home Selection Sets Oaks of Rockford On Road to Success Developers of a premier Michigan active adult living community have made a statement in West Michigan. Oaks of Rockford is a new community built in a rural setting and with the amenities and perks many 55+ homebuyers... Read more
Tiny House Jamboree Finds New Home in Austin
Tiny House Jamboree Launches First Trade Event, Expands Consumer Experience Reed Exhibitions, the world’s leading event organizer, will hold the Tiny House & Simple Living Jamboree in Austin, Texas, Aug. 23-26. Another exciting change is the first-of-its-kind, two-day trade event for tiny house industry professionals. The new Tiny House Jamboree... Read more
One Simple Tool Used To Site Your Mobile Home
What is the Pocket Penetrometer, and How is it Used to Properly Site Your Mobile Home? In 1989, George Porter came across the pocket penetrometer. He had been in the manufactured housing business for about two decades already, and like many people, he spent much more time considering the... Read more
Community Hosts Annual Super Bowl Party
Maple Brook Manufactured Home Community is a Retirement Destination Within Reach of Chicago Thirty miles down highway 57, just outside one of America’s greatest cities, is Maple Brook Manufactured Home Community, a destination in its own right for retirement-age home buyers looking for a quiet place that’s still close... Read more
Buy a Mobile Home on Bad Credit
Where do you start when you want to buy a mobile home on bad credit? Options are available if you want to put in the time. The application processes can be long and involved, but there are a few strategies to help you get ready to make the purchase,... Read more
Hickory Acres Creates Casual, Fun Lifestyle for Residents
Annual Traditions Pepper the Community Calendar Hickory Acres in Shepherdsville, Ky., is a manufactured home community south of Louisville that feels one part farm and another part college campus. “We have a signature entrance, a full court basketball court and open green spaces for playing football, soccer, throwing Frisbee... Read more
Frozen Water Pipe in a Mobile Home?
Instructions for how to handle a frozen water pipe in a mobile home Mobile home residents are more susceptible than other homeowners to the travails of a frozen water pipe. With much of the country under a deep freeze, now is a prime time for exactly that kind of... Read more
Lesser Known MH Industry Terms
A Manufactured Housing Vocabulary Primer – MH Industry Terms MHVillage and its partner organization Datacomp cumulatively have 45 years of experience in the manufactured home industry. The leadership team of the two organizations boasts more than 500 years of industry experience. We asked our team to consider the many... Read more
Post-Holiday Purge
Create balance in a room and lighten the mood too The holiday season and associated celebrations often involve the heaping on of decorations, gifts and goodies, so in the name of balance perhaps a post-holiday purge celebration is in order. Receive we did, for ourselves and others. And as... Read more
Tiny Home Holidays
Have a Very Merry Minimalist Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah or Boxing Day We adore Tiny Homes at MHVillage, and Tiny Home Holidays has a special ring to it during this festive time. MHVillager wants to provide some inspiration for decorating the tiny home. We also want to provide tiny home... Read more