• February 2015 Reports and March Preliminary Data


    Following the shipment decline from January to February that we reported last month, new titles were down from both the previous month and from February of 2014. Used titles were up … more

  • The Coming HPML Appraisal Train

    “I hear that train a comin’…” in the days leading up to July 18 I find myself hearing Johnny Cash’s lyrics in my head more and more.

    Often in early silent movies the … more

  • Landlord Tenant Bills TMHA is Tracking to Date

    Many of our manufactured housing community members are interested in landlord-tenant legislation.  Below are the bills TMHA is tracking in the landlord-tenant category:

    HB 738 by Larson, … more

  • State of the State Address – Gov. Abbott

    Tuesday, February 17, Gov. Abbott delivered his State of the State Address to a joint session of the House and Senate. 

    Gov. Abbott announced five emergency items, which means these issues can … more

  • House Committee Assignments

    On Wednesday, February 4, Texas Speaker of the House, Joe Straus, announced House committee assignments.  The complete committee assignments can be found on the House’s website. … more

  • TMHA Bill Tracking

    TMHA is currently tracking 54 filled bills.  Our track list includes, as it does every session, a wide range of bill topics from landlord-tenant issues, increasing affordable housing programs, … more

  • Committee Hearings of Interest

    House Appropriations will hear testimony on TDLR’s budget on February 17

    House Appropriations will hear testimony on TDHCA’s budget on February 18

    House Investments and … more

  • 2015 Senate Committee Assignments

    On Friday, January 23rd, Lt. Gov., Dan Patrick announced senate committee assignments. Most legislation related to manufactured and modular housing goes to the Business and Commerce Committee, where … more