Flathead Beacon: Solving the Housing Crisis

COLUMBIA FALLS, Mont. – Last October, 28-year-old Devynn Fetter came home to her single-wide trailer in Columbia Falls to find a pamphlet on her door that said the owners of the manufactured-home park were selling and they were … More »

Hideaway Community Becomes 15th ROC in Montana

COLUMBIA FALLS, Mont. – The homeowners who live in Hideaway Community have bought the community from the previous owner, preserving 29 homes that are affordable to low-income residents. Hideaway Community is now a resident owned community (ROC) meaning … More »

Woodlawn Terrace Becomes 10th ROC in Minnesota

Richfield, Minn. – On December 30th the homeowners of Woodlawn Terrace purchased their 53-site manufactured (“mobile”) home community and become Minnesota’s tenth resident-owned manufactured-home community. The sale to the residents defies a national trend of communities like Woodlawn … More »

ROCs Highlighted in NPQ Feature on New Co-op Development

CONCORD, N.H. – Resident Owned Communities were highlighted as a sector-specific strategy scaling the cooperative economy in Courtney Berner’s article Where are New Co-ops Emerging? The Changing Map of Co-op Development for NPQ. “ROC USA—the ‘ROC’ stands for … More »


Kevin Porter promoted to VP of Loan Originations

CONCORD, N.H. — ROC USA® is pleased to announce that Kevin Porter has been promoted to Vice President of Loan Originations. He has previously served as a Loan Officer since February 2015. “Kevin is a natural fit for the position … More »


ROC USA Taps Wilson to lead Co-op Solutions service unit

CONCORD, N.H. — ROC USA® is pleased to announce that Rob Wilson has joined the social venture as the new Executive Vice President of Cooperative Solutions. “Bringing Rob on is a continuation of a theme when adding new executive level talent,” … More »