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

Paul Bradley: I Believe In Manufactured Housing!

Paul Bradley of ROC USA wrote a heartfelt blog about the experience of finding a new home that meets the needs of his mother, Lois, as she ages. After some consideration, Paul and Lois chose a Next Step home because … Continue reading

After Hours: Stacey Epperson

In our “After Hours” blog series, we invite Next Step team members to talk about their hobbies or interests outside of work. Up next is Next Step’s President & Founder, Stacey Epperson: Every time I visit a family in a Next Step Home, my eye … Continue reading

What Ships are Built For: A Year of Service

“A ship is safe in harbor, but that is not what ships are built for.” —John A. Shedd, Salt From My Attic I joined Next Step as an AmeriCorps VISTA member a year ago, moving from rural eastern Kentucky to the … Continue reading

Storytelling in Asheville, North Carolina

I recently traveled to Asheville to interview a family who had purchased a home through a Next Step member and I was reminded of how much I love the Appalachian Mountains. I might even admit that the Blue Ridge Mountains … Continue reading