What Does the Trump Agenda Mean for Manufactured Housing?

By Stacey Epperson, Next Step President & Founder (Note: This a part one of a three-part series exploring the Trump administration’s proposed FY 2018 budget.) For manufactured housing advocates, the fact that manufactured homes are the single largest source of … Continue reading

Expanding Affordable Homeownership Opportunity in Kentucky

By Stacey Epperson, Next Step President & Founder In 2015, Next Step began our SmartMH initiative. We started with a bold goal: expand the number of ENERGY STAR® manufactured homes in the Kentucky housing market. We spent a year creating … Continue reading

Next Step Launches #HomeisHome Storytelling Campaign

It’s time to celebrate. There are millions of happy owners of manufactured homes in this country. In the summer of 2015, we are kicking off our #HomeisHome Storytelling Campaign and I plan to go across the country capturing stories of successful … Continue reading