From the 88th - Both of TMHA’s Primary Goals Pass the House
This was a big legislative week for TMHA’s 88th advocacy efforts. Both of TMHA’s primary legislative goals passed the House this week.
HB 2970 by Chairman Guillen passed the House on Wednesday … more
Texas Manufactured Home Shipments in February 2023
Manufactured home shipments to Texas retailers stabilized in February rising a seasonally-adjusted +2.2% over the previous months large pullback in run rates. Shipments … more
From the 88th – TMHA Supported Legislation Heard in Committee; Pro-MH Zoning Bill Voted Out
Last week two bills that are at the center of TMHA’s proactive legislative agenda were heard in committee.
After a bill is filed, the next step is a committee hearing. In committee the bill’s … more
Texas Manufactured Housing Sales in December 2022 and the January Early Read
January Preliminary Data
New manufactured home sales in January for titles issued to date accelerated moving up a seasonally adjusted +16.6% over the previous month, and are up +6.5% from … more
Texas Manufactured Home Shipments in January 2023
After a slight uptick in December the deceleration resumed for manufactured home shipments to Texas retailers in January with the seasonally-adjusted total moving down -20.4% … more
From the 88th - Texas’ First Rent Control Bill Filed; Multiple TMHA supported bills filed
We are a month and a half into the legislative session, and things are starting to pick up. Committees are set in both chambers, and bills are now being referred to those committees.
Next week we … more
Texas Manufactured Housing Sales in November 2022 and the December Early Read
December Preliminary Data
New manufactured home sales in December for titles issued to date are down a seasonally adjusted -8.2% over the previous month, and are down -14.5% from December of 2021 … more
Texas Manufactured Home Shipments in December 2022
Manufactured home shipments to Texas retailers continued to contract on a year-over-year basis in December with the 1,106 homes shipped coming in -22.1% below 2021 and -62 … more
From the 88th – Filing, Filing and more Filing
The beginning of session “blocking and tackling” is nearly done. All the members are sworn in, the inauguration speeches and parties are in the rearview, Comptroller review estimates are out, and Lt. … more
From the 88th - Just the Beginning
The Texas Legislature gets underway tomorrow, January 10, at noon. This will kick off the 140-day legislative session.
The start will have a lot of the traditional ceremony, as well as electing … more