Do You Know . . .
. . . that there are about 1000 manufactured home communities in BC?
. . . that our industry provides attainable, affordable housing to over 60,000 BC households?
. . . that about 40% of all manufactured community owners are members of our association?
If you own or manage a manufactured home community, contact us for information on the benefits of membership.
Rent Control Limit for 2017
The rent control limit for 2017 is 3.7%. This is a combination of the 2% base plus the inflation factor of 1.7%. All Rent Increase Notices issued after August 31 (effective January 2017 or later) can be for a maximum of 3.7%, plus any allowed operating cost pass-throughs.
Water Use License
The new Water Sustainability Act requires all manufactured home community owners who supply water from a well to obtain a water use license. If you apply before February 28, 2017, there is no charge; after that the application fee is $1000.
Members can find details on what documents and information are needed to complete the application, and how to complete the very complicated application form. Click on"What's New" in the members' area.
The Manufactured Home Park Owners Alliance of British Columbia (MHPOABC) offers the strength and experience of a unique not for profit organization. While we are a provincial association, our core businesses are local. Our organizational spirit is based on gathering knowledge, skills, and experience, and sharing it with our members. We are committed to members’ professional development and business advancement, and with workshop training, coaching, and a variety of web-based learning options, we will assist our members toward that end.
With 25,000+ residential units and representing about 40% of all manufactured home communities in BC, MHPOABC is a strong voice with media and governments.
If you are an owner of a Manufactured Home Community in British Columbia, we guarantee you will benefit from becoming a member, as our services include:
- Information, answers, and strategic problem solving from staff with over 25 years combined experience in our industry
- Management and operational support
- Semi-annual conferences and workshops
- Credit checks on tenancy applicants at a significant discount
- The best forms in our industry, including a comprehensive tenancy agreement
- Effective government relations
- Prompt updates on legislation or regulatory changes
- A unified voice with governments and media
For more information, contact us at 250-213-2627 or email@example.com
Or read our Code of Ethics, then click on “How do I join” to complete a membership application form.
Manufactured Home Park Owners’ Alliance of B.C.