Monthly Archives: January 2015

JLT Releases 2015 Reports for Southeast and Southwest Markets

Darren KrolewskiBY: DARREN KROLEWSKI:
Vice President, Marketing & Business Development at Datacomp – Operator of MHVillage.com & Publisher of JLT Rent Surveys
JLT & Associates (JLT), the nation’s #1 market research company for the manufactured housing industry, today announced the publication of its January 2015 manufactured home community rent and occupancy reports for markets in the Southeast and Southwest regions.

Recognized as the industry standard for manufactured housing market data for over 20 years, JLT Rent Surveys provide detailed research and information on communities located in 73 markets throughout the United States, including the latest rent trends and statistics, marketing programs and a variety of other useful management insights.JLT and Associates

JLT’s manufactured housing market data published in January 2015 includes major markets for mobile homes in Arizona, New Mexico and North Carolina, as well as Kansas City, Las Vegas and Salt Lake City. Together, these manufactured home rent survey reports track 282 “All Ages” and “55+” communities encompassing a total of 74,065 homesites.

Each manufactured home community rent survey published by JLT includes detailed information about investment grade communities in the major markets, including number of homesites, occupancy rates, average mobile home community rents and increases, community amenities, vacant sites, and repossessed and inventory homes.

JLT rent surveys also include management reports that rank communities by number of homesites, occupancy rates and highest to lowest rents. Detailed reports show trends in each market with a comparison of 2015 rents and occupancy rates to 2014, as well as a historical recap of rents and occupancy from 1996 to 2013 in most markets.

The January 2015 JLT rent surveys for are available for purchase and immediate download online at the JLT & Associates website, or they may be ordered in electronic or printed editions by phone at 800.588.5426. Each fully updated report for mobile home communities is a comprehensive look at investment grade properties within a market, enabling owners and managers, lenders, appraisers, brokers, and other organizations to effectively benchmark those communities and make informed decisions.

About JLT & Associates
For more than 20 years, countless professionals have trusted JLT & Associates for timely and accurate management reports on land lease manufactured home communities. JLT Rent Surveys are currently published for 73 markets nationwide and are recognized as the industry standard for manufactured housing industry data. In 2014, JLT merged its resources, skills and expertise with Datacomp, the industry’s oldest and largest national manufactured housing appraisal company, and MHVillage, the premier website for advertising mobile homes for sale and rent in land lease communities. For more information, or to purchase complete JLT Rent Survey reports, call 800.588.5426 or visit http://www.jlt-associates.com

2 Weeks Left of Professional Branding Sale

BY: DAWN HIGHHOUSE

Did you know that with one click you can add your company logo, your sales photo, customized information about your company, additional contact fields (including a link to your website), and a photo gallery of your homes to every MHVillage listing? Our Branding tool replaces the standard Google ads with your company information.

Here’s how it works:

When you are entering your listing, just click the Brand My Listing box. We’ll automatically remove the Google ads and fill in the column to the right of the listing with your information, taken from your account.

Normally Branding costs only $2.00 – but now through January 31, 2015 – branding will be half off! This is a great way to try out this tool on some or all of your listings!

To get the most out of your Branding your listings, Download the white paper below for more step by step instructions – and as always, let us know if you have any questions. We are always happy to help!

Branding Your Listings

Want to learn more? We also have a great quick video that will show you how to Brand your homes in less than 2 minutes. Check it out: