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

Bryce Malone Joins Next Step Network as SmartMH Director

Bryce Malone Joins Next Step Network as SmartMH Director Mortgage industry veteran joins the Louisville-based nonprofit to manage innovative pilot program with Freddie Mac. LOUIVILLE, KY – November 30, 2016 – On October 31, 2016, Bryce Malone joined Next Step … Continue reading

Moving the Vision of I’M HOME Forward

Moving the Vision of I’M HOME Forward As yet another convening of CFED’s I’M HOME annual conference is in the books, I am more optimistic than ever for the future of manufactured housing, and the staff, board and membership of … Continue reading

Grant Beck Joins Next Step Network as Marketing and Communications Manager

Grant Beck Joins Next Step Network as Marketing and Communications Manager Experienced nonprofit communications professional to lead the Louisville-based organization’s marketing efforts LOUISVILLE, KY – October 27, 2016 – On October 24, 2016, Grant Beck joined Next Step Network as … Continue reading

NeighborWorks Pueblo Joins Next Step Network

We’re happy to welcome NeighborWorks® of Pueblo into the Next Step Network, expanding our coverage to 51 Network Members putting sustainable homeownership within reach of families nationwide by delivering Manufactured Housing Done Right. NeighborWorks Pueblo serves various counties in Southern Colorado, and they provide a … Continue reading