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HUD’s Assistance Animal Guidance Memo Fails to Provide Much Clarity

2020-01-31T00:00:00-06:00

HUD Issues It's Guidance Memo Regarding How to Evaluate a Tenant/Applicant's Request for an Assistance Animal But Fails to Provide Much Clarity By Tristan R. Pettit On January 28, 2020 HUD published its Memorandum/Notice on how best to assess a tenant/applicant’s request to keep an assistance animal as a reasonable accommodation under the Fair Housing Act. You can find the entire memorandum here. HUD had been promising for months to publish a notice/memorandum that would provide landlords with some clarity when it came to health care provider letters purchased online to support a tenant’s request to keep an assistance animal.  [...]

HUD’s Assistance Animal Guidance Memo Fails to Provide Much Clarity2020-01-31T00:00:00-06:00

2019 Rent Certificate Form

2020-01-14T00:00:00-06:00

Tax time is fast upon us! The Wisconsin Department of Revenue just released a fillable version of the 2019 Rent Certificate, which you can find here: https://www.revenue.wi.gov/TaxForms2017through2019/2019-RentCertificatef.pdf If you have any questions regarding this or other tax forms, please contact the Wisconsin Department of Revenue. Featured Events

2019 Rent Certificate Form2020-01-14T00:00:00-06:00

Manufactured and Modular Housing in WI Has Annual Economic Impact of More Than $2.65B

2020-01-14T00:00:00-06:00

Manufactured and modular home manufacturing, retail and servicers, and park residents support 26,063 jobs in Wisconsin [Madison, WI] – [January 14, 2020] – A new report issued by the Wisconsin Housing Alliance (WHA) demonstrates the vast economic impact of manufactured and modular housing in Wisconsin. According to the report, three sectors of the manufactured and modular housing industry: manufacturing, retail and servicers and park residents, generate more than $2.65 billion and 26,063 jobs in Wisconsin annually. Developed in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Fiscal & Economic Research Center, the report shows that manufactured home manufacturing has an $185.9 million [...]

Manufactured and Modular Housing in WI Has Annual Economic Impact of More Than $2.65B2020-01-14T00:00:00-06:00

3 Digital Tools to Help You Sell Homes in 2020

2020-01-02T00:00:00-06:00

By David Finney of Bild Media A Great Website - Did you know that 75% of consumers say that they will judge a business’s credibility based solely off of its website? What does your website say about your business? Does it say that your business is modern, efficient, and offers a great product? Or does it say "Turn up the Backstreet Boys and let's do the Macarena!" As people drive by your lot, they will instantly judge your business based on how it appears from the street. The same happens on the internet: as consumers cruise the web looking for [...]

3 Digital Tools to Help You Sell Homes in 20202020-01-02T00:00:00-06:00

Cleaning Up to Clean Up: Increasing Revenue with Great Resident Relations

2020-01-02T00:00:00-06:00

By Joanne Stevens of NAI Iowa Realty Commercial and Green Lake MHP Eleanor sat down after making a presentation for adding fifty additional mobile home sites to the Whispering Maples Mobile Home Community she managed.  Several people in the city council chambers stood up and applauded.  As Eleanor waited for the roll call vote of the city council members, she thought back to all the city staff, county board of supervisors, state legislators, and city council members that had visited Whispering Maples in the recent months.  The Whispering Maples residents played an important role in getting to this critical point [...]

Cleaning Up to Clean Up: Increasing Revenue with Great Resident Relations2020-01-02T00:00:00-06:00