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 Januaray 2017 or later) can be for a maximum of 3.7%, plus any allowed operating cost pass-throughs.
Water Use License
The new Water Sustainablity 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 detailed informatiion on what documents and information are needed to complete the appication, 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
one-of-its-kind organization. While we are a provincial organization, our core businesses are very local. Our organizational spirit is based on gathering knowledge, skills and experiences. We are committed to your professional development and business advancement and with workshop training, coaching and a variety web-based learning options, we will assist you toward that end.
The MHPOABC has built a long and enduring relationship with our members and created an environment that rewards and empowers it’s members.
The Alliance group with 26,000+ residential units is a powerful voice in the affordable housing segment in British Columbia.
If you are an owner of a Manufactured Home Park in British Columbia you should join us, as we provide,
- Prompt Updates on Legislation
- Management Support
- Information & Services
- Annual Conventions
- Credit Checks
- A Unified Voice
- And the many other benefits we offer.
- For more information, contact us at 250-213-2627
Manufactured Home Park Owners’ Alliance of B.C.