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Manufactured Housing Enables the American Dream

Manufactured housing is a solution to today’s affordable housing challenge. With increased production efficiency resulting in lower costs, offsite-built housing creates accessible home options for Americans.

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July 3, 2024

Supreme Court Ruling Deals Blow to Bureaucratic Overreach

In a landmark decision on Friday, the Supreme Court overturned Chevron v Natural Resources Defense Council. Under Chevron, if a law granting a federal agency the power to enact regulations is later determined to be ambiguous, then courts would defer to the federal agency’s interpretation of the law when the federal agency’s regulations are reasonable. Thus, courts were required to defer to federal agencies when interpreting certain regulations.

Paula Reeves Appointed to New FHFA Advisory Committee

On Thursday, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced the 20 inaugural members of its Advisory Committee on Affordable, Equitable, and Sustainable Housing. Ensuring manufactured housing’s seat at the table and voice in the conversation is Paula Reeves, President of the Affordable Housing Division of Land Home Financial.

Oversight Hearing Places Spotlight on New FHFA Programs

On Wednesday, the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance held an oversight hearing with testimony from the Inspectors General of HUD and FHFA. In her opening statement, HUD Inspector General Davis underscored a priority on oversight work related to reducing environmental and public health hazards in HUD-assisted housing. She also highlighted challenges related to HUD management and performance, stating a common theme from their findings that “HUD does not have the capacity necessary to address the challenges it faces.”

July 2, 2024

2024 Woman of Influence: Lesli Gooch

For the third year in a row, Manufactured Housing Institute CEO Dr. Lesli Gooch was named to HousingWire’s Woman of Influence list. The Women of Influence program recognizes the efforts of 100 women in driving the housing economy forward.

June 20, 2024

Innovative Housing Showcase Recap

During the recent Innovative Housing Showcase, more than 5,000 people visited the two HUD Code manufactured home duplexes on display. 

June 11, 2024

MHI Gets Everyone Talking About Manufactured Housing at Terwilliger Center Summit on Housing Supply Solutions

MHI Gets Everyone Talking About Manufactured Housing at Terwilliger Center Summit — MHI CEO, Champion Homes Speak About Today’s Manufactured Home

September 23-25, 2024 • Phoenix, Arizona

Annual Meeting

The MHI Annual Meeting is the largest members-only meeting of the year. This event gives members the opportunity to exchange information with each other, get updates on trends, and attend board, division, and council meetings.

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June 20, 2024

MHI Average Cost Map by State – 2023

View the average cost of manufactured homes by state, 2023

May 30, 2024

2024 Manufactured Housing Plant Map

View a general profile of manufactured housing in the United States; homebuilding…

July 9, 2024

Industry Comments Highlight Burdensome Elements of Proposed Cyber Rule

In response to Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s (CISA) proposed rule related…

June 26, 2024

Election Toolboxes Available Through MHI

MHI teamed up with National Journal to create a quick reference guide…

Pew Charitable Trusts and Fed Reserve Bank Hold Manufactured Housing Event

On Tuesday, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and Pew Charitable Trusts…

June 20, 2024

MHI Average Cost Map by State – 2023

View the average cost of manufactured homes by state, 2023

Leading advocates

Issues and Advocacy

MHI is the federal policy voice for all segments of the offsite built housing industry, serving as the industry’s leading advocate on federal and legislative matters. MHI ensures the manufactured housing industry speaks as a unified voice in Washington.