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About Edward Hicks

Edward “Eddie” Hicks has been active in the manufactured housing industry since 1963. He is not only a Licensed Real-Estate Broker but also a Mortgage Broker. These combined backgrounds have contributed to his great success as a buyer's agent for investors seeking Manufactured Home Community properties. He and his wife own a manufactured home and live in an age 55+ resort community near Orlando FL.

Why am I having such a hard time finding a suitable mhp investment?

Why am I having such a hard time finding a suitable investment grade m/h land lease community?  Don C., Midland, TX


There are many more buyers than sellers of m/h land lease (M/HLL) communities right now, and it probably isn’t going to improve in the near future, so you can expect a lot of competition.  It’s no secret anymore that investing in M/HLL communities, at the right price and good financing, can be one of the most lucrative and safe of all the real estate investment opportunities.  With so many buyers and so few communities for sale Continue reading