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Manufactured Housing in the News, Part 3 (2009)

By |May 17th, 2015|

Uploaded on Oct 15, 2009

Contempo Marin manufactured home community in San Rafael, CA is highlighted in this television report that exposes community landowner greed and reveals the subsequent impact on captive homeowners. Thanks to CBS 5 TV San Francisco

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Progress Illinois: Protesters Accuse Equity LifeStyle Properties Of Abusive Practices (2013)

By |May 17th, 2015|

Published on May 9, 2013

Residents of the nation’s largest corporate owner of manufactured home communities, Equity LifeStyle Properties (ELS), accuse the company of abusive practices and general disinvestment in properties.

Wednesday, a group of more than 20 residents from

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Manufactured Homeowners Fight Back Against ELS and Sam Zell (2014)

By |May 17th, 2015|

Published on Feb 21, 2014

More at http://mhaction.org
Sam Zell believes the 1% work harder than other Americans. Zell made billions in real estate working with companies like Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS), a management company for manufactured home communities. Zell

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Greed defined; ELS / Westwinds mobilehome park (2012)

By |May 17th, 2015|

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Rent Control In The San Joaquin Valley (2007)

By |May 16th, 2015|

The history of rent control in mobile home communities in the Northern San Joaquin Valley and foothills:

November 1995: Tuolumne County approves a mobile home rent control ordinance.

1998: Equity LifeStyle, a Chicago-based company, buys three parks in Stanislaus County: … Read More

Editorial: Mobile-home owners tied to the tracks over rent-control policy (May 2015)

By |May 14th, 2015|

BY JASON WALSH, May 4, 2015, 5:01PM 

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“Dear Landlord, please don’t put a price on my soul…”

– Bob Dylan, “Dear Landlord”

Here’s what was making national headlines when Sonoma approved its rent-control ordinance for mobile … Read More

THIS JUST ISN’T WORKING – AN OPINION By Frank Wodley, CoMO-CAL President (2007)

By |May 13th, 2015|

This just isn’t working.  I’m talking about the life of mobilehome owners in parks where we rent our space.  In fact we are in a very unique situation.  The fact that we own our mobilehomes, rent the space under them, … Read More

HEARTACHE IN MODESTO (March 2007)

By |May 13th, 2015|

HEARTACHE IN MODESTO

By Frank Wodley, CoMO-CAL President

Sally Studer and a handful of dedicated ladies make up the Stanislaus County Mobile Home Owners   Advocates.  They have been working day and night for months.  Their goal:  rent control for mobile … Read More

MHC VS THE LILLIPUTIONS (2007)

By |May 13th, 2015|

MHC VS THE LILLIPUTIONS

The following has been fabricated (it’s fiction) for your amusement by the website “MHC vs THE LILLIPUTIONS.  Remember the Lilliputions (they stood 6” high)  from Johnathan Swift’s book “Gulliver’s Travels.”   MHC, now ELS, is run by … Read More

Santee Residents get ‘rolling’ (2006)

By |May 13th, 2015|

Mobile home seniors protest higher rents with lower checks, but could face eviction

By Michele Clock  UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER August 31, 2006

Writing paid under protest on their rent checks wasn’t getting them anywhere. So some seniors decided to take … Read More

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