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The Unauthorized and

Unofficial History of the Manufactured Housing

Institute of South Carolina

50 Years of History

Great Photos

Stories You’ve Never Heard Before 

Free to Members

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PART ONE:   Available Now!          

The 1960s   -   The Beginning  - An office for $65 a month                      

The 1970s   -   Up and Running - No joint show with NC                                            

The 1980s   -   Growth, Then Controversy- The coup

The 1990s   -   Affluence and Accomplishments-Money changes everything                   

The 2000s   -   Nice While It Lasted-Undaunted by the downturn                          

The 2010s   -   Doing More With Less-Lobbying on a budget

PART TWO:   Available Now!      


          What the meeting lacked in glamor….It seemed like a good idea at the time: The house in the parking lot…Charleston, Hilton Head, The Advent of the  Mini-convention

Quarterly Meetings

          You could call them More-or-Less Quarterly Meetings. It seemed like a good  idea at         the time: Extreme Karaoke. The arrest. The awkward roast.


          Aiken, Beaufort, Charleston, Grand Strand, Greenville, Pee Dee, Spartanburg, York.            It seemed like a good idea at the time: Myrtle Manor.

PART THREE :   Coming March, 2018

Politics and Government        

          Early days. Getting aggressive. A local government director. The PAC, The Manufactured Housing Board. MHISC and Washington

MHISC’s Modular Program-mod is great; mod is good


          Newsletters and magazines. The two websites. 

PART FOUR:  Coming May, 2018           

Best in the Industry Awards  A complete list.

It’s a Family Affair -  Great old photos.

PART FIVE:  Coming July, 2018

MHISC Chairs

          Complete list.   Chairman for an hour.                   

Board and Committees

          The way we run things has changed

SC Manufactured Housing Hall of Fame - List and photos

Roster of MHISC Boards-Photos and lists going back to the beginning.

MHISC Chapter Officers

          I remember that guy