Ownership Matters

A podcast for homeowners in Resident Owned Communities, featuring conversations with people who live in, work with, and advocate for ROCs

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ROCs can have it all

From economic security to stigma around housing choice, this 10-year anniversary video tells the story of ROC USA mainly through the lens of co-op leaders from four ROCs.

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Ownership Matters Podcast

Ownership Matters is a podcast for homeowners in Resident Owned Communities featuring conversations with people who live in, work with, and advocate for ROCs.

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Natividad’s Dream

At Park Plaza Cooperative in Fridley, Minnesota, the community raised funds to install a playground for the community children. This safe place to play also serves as a gathering spot for dozens of families, bringing even more value to this cooperative community.

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Study: ROCs Grow More Affordable Every Year

Each year, ROC USA® commissions a market rent study to measure how co-ops are doing relative to the market on the important question of affordability. All 11 ROCs in this year’s study are operating at or below market rents.

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News & Events

ROC USA applauds House passage of Build Back Better Act

Mike Bullard
Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed Build Back Better Act, a $1.75 trillion economic recovery package that includes great news for ROCs: a new $500 million Manufactured Housing Improvement Grant program. The nearly 20,000 families... More »

ROC USA® Board Member Lands Presidential Appointment

Kay Zimmermann
WASHINGTON, D.C. – ROC USA® is proud to announce the presidential appointment of Board Member Michael Swack, to the Community Development Advisory Board. As a member of the advisory board, Swack will advise the Director... More »

ROC USA Names Nic Salerno as New Chief Operating Officer

Kay Zimmermann
CONCORD, N.H.—ROC USA® President Paul Bradley is pleased to announce the hiring of Nicholas Salerno as chief operations officer. In his role, Salerno will be responsible for building, managing, and supporting the operations staff and... More »

ROC USA Celebrates Resident Owned Communities During National Co-op Month

Sammi Chickering
CONCORD, N.H.—October is National Co-Op Month, and ROC USA is pleased to join the celebration of cooperatives nationwide, including the 281 Resident Owned Communities in ROC USA Network who are Building Back for Impact. Resident... More »
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