Manufactured Housing News

7/16/2019

Governor JB Pritzker recently signed legislation which signifiacntly raised most fees associated with vehicle registration and title fees in Illinois. Increases in title fees took effect immediately upon his signature. Registration will fees increase on January 1, 2020. 

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4/30/2019

Bloomington - April 29, 2019

During its Annual Membership Meeting on April 29, 2019 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bloomington the following individuals were elected to serve as the Board of Directors for the Illinois Manufactured Housing Association. 

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3/19/2019

Mobile Home Stuff Store has an excellent career opportunity for an experienced Service Manager to lead the installation and service activities in the Ottawa, IL area.

Find out more, or apply today, at https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/9d2c3c2c

3/18/2019

SPRINGFIELD – Low-to-moderate income families and senior citizens needing assistance filing their 2018 income taxes can receive free help through several trusted programs across the State of Illinois.  The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and AARP Tax-Aide...

3/11/2019

During Severe Weather Preparedness Month, IEMA urges all Illinois residents to be prepared for emergencies or disasters 
 
SPRINGFIELD, IL -- Nearly every day, flooding happens somewhere in the United States. Flooding can cause more damage than any other weather-related event.  As part of Severe Weather Preparedness Month, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA...

2/22/2019

SPRINGFIELD - IDPH has adopted amendments to Manufactured Home Community Code (77 IAC 860; 42 Ill Reg 18682), effective 2/6/19, updating...

2/19/2019

Springfield, Ill. — Surrounded by business and labor leaders, legislators and working families, Governor JB Pritzker signed SB 1, making Illinois the first state in the Midwest to phase in a $15 minimum wage over the next six years and giving...

1/9/2019

From January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019, the security deposit interest rate is set at 0.01% (unchanged since 2015).

For example, if a landlord collects a security deposit for $1,000.00, the landlord will owe $0.10 in interest to the tenant every 12 months.

The Security Deposit Interest Act (765 ILCS 715) requires that the lessor of residential real property, consisting of...

11/8/2018

Housing affordability is a nationwide problem, it’s not limited only to Illinois. Housing policy is complex and rent control is the last thing that should be implemented as housing policy.

At the heart of the affordability issue is the dramatic decline in overall production of housing during the last decade. When the economy shattered in 2008, housing production fell drastically....

6/15/2018

IMHA is thrilled to recognize Saddlebrook Farms of Hometown America its 2018 Land Lease Community of the Year award.

This recognition exemplifies the best of Illinois Manufactured Housing and land-leased communities for their site plans, community amenities, continuous improvement, and relations within and outside the...