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The popular ENERGY STAR zero sales tax incentive will remain in effect until at least July 1, 2024. The SC General Assembly passed legislation drafted by MHISC during the 2020 legislative session. Because of this incentive, homebuyers purchasing a manufactured home that meets ENERGY STAR standards will pay no sales tax on the home. Not only does this law make our products more affordable, but it helps to solidify our place as sustainable, affordable, energy efficient housing.
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Congratulations to Bruce Kelly and Con Eargle retiring after 24 years as owners and instructors at the SC Manufactured Housing Academy. And welcome to Joanne Polston. The state licensing board approved her for the important role of training every new retail dealer and salesperson on the finer points of the laws governing the manufactured housing […]
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The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has published guidelines they say will make it easier to understand what type of proof property owners can require from renters showing they own a legitimate service animal. In some cases service animals are exempt from no-pets policies. The directive spells out the difference between assistance […]
Many of today’s manufactured home are virtually identical to site-built homes. Lenders offer loans for this type of manufactured home with the same rates as site-built loans. Manufactured home lenders can provide the loans through Fannie Mae’s MH Advantage program and Freddie Mac’s CHOICEHome program.
MHISC Fall Meeting Report Industry leaders convene in Columbia for state meeting MHISC members from across the state and the Southeast gathered November 5 and 6 for the association’s fall meeting. Association Chair Joanne Polston presided over the meeting. Ronnie and Kaesi Boyce served as hosts for the awards presentation. Best in the Business The […]