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A home is a home, and we give you the tools you need to successfully purchase, finance and own a factory-built home.

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Homeownership is possible with Next Step.

If you need help improving your credit score, or have been denied a loan, the SmartMH program can help you successfully finance, purchase and own your home. Work with experienced advisors – in a convenient and secure way – to put you on the path to successful homeownership.

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“This is a forever home.”

— Robert & Chasity

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Making an Impact is part of taking the next step.

  • 2,654 new ENERGY STAR® factory-built homes supported through Next Step programs.

  • 1,575 affordable homes preserved in communities by Next Step members.

  • 457 members in Next Step’s Network – dedicated to affordable homeownership solutions.

  • More than $788,000 in energy cost savings for homeowners and families.

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