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ROC Model named as 2019 Trend to Watch

CONCORD, N.H. — For more than 30 years, the resident ownership model has grown immensely, from the first resident owned community in New Hampshire in 1984 to now more than 230 from coast to coast.   Pioneered by the … More »

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ROC Leader, Advocate Honored After Death

GREAT FALLS, MONT. — Resident ownership is about empowering homeowners to come together and make decisions that benefit the entire the community for years to come.  Don Feist truly embodied what the resident-ownership movement is about, determinedly serving … More »

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Marketing Website Bolsters ROC’s Professional Look

CORVALLIS, Ore. — After seeing the marketing websites other communities were using, Lora Dart knew her neighborhood would benefit from having one. The online platform would be a great way for her and her neighbors to showcase exactly … More »

From left, Bill Norton of Norton Asset Management, Top of the Hill Secretary Barry Mulari and Vice President Linda Lord, S & M Properties President Carmella West, Top of the Hill President Charles Fairfield, and Tyler Labrie of ROC-NH.

Residents purchase Concord manufactured-home community

CONCORD, NH – Homeowners in the 190 Manchester Street Manufactured Home Community closed Jan. 31 on the purchase of their 25-unit park, making it New Hampshire’s 128th resident-owned manufactured-home community (ROC). Using training and technical assistance from the New Hampshire Community … More »

ROC Leadership Institute Enrollment starts March 1

CONCORD, N.H. — Mark your calendars: Registration for this year’s ROC Leadership Institute opens March 1. Attendees will be accepted when they register on a first-come, first-served basis this year. Anyone who lives in a ROC is eligible … More »

New TA Providers Sharpen Skills for ROC Work

CONCORD, N.H. — With a drive to learn more about the work their doing, the newest Technical Assistance Providers in the ROC USA® Network are ready to help the ROCs they work with thrive after finishing their own … More »

Texas ROC spared thanks to Board’s diligence

PASADENA, Texas — After taking on a major project to improve the safety and quality of life in their community, the Board of Directors at Pasadena Trails is thrilled with the impact it’s had on their ROC, particularly … More »

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New Community Reporter available online

CONCORD, N.H. — As the new year begins, we’re taking some time to look back on our previous successes.  The new Community Reporter Newsletter will be hitting your mailboxes shortly. It’s full of stories about the innovations and successes from … More »