Datacomp Releases 2018 JLT Manufactured Home Community Rent, Occupancy Reports for Select California Markets

JLT Reports for Alabama and Georgia

August 2018 JLT Manufactured Home Reports Include Information on 813 communities from 18 major markets

Datacomp, publisher of JLT Market Reports and the nation’s #1 provider of market data for the manufactured housing industry, today announced the publication of its August 2018 manufactured home community rent and occupancy reports for select California markets.

Recognized as the industry standard for manufactured home community market analysis for more than 20 years, JLT Market Reports provide detailed research and information on communities located in 140 major housing markets throughout the United States, including the latest rent trends and statistics, marketing programs and a variety of other useful management insights.

Datacomp’s data published in the August 2018 JLT Manufactured Housing Community Market Reports includes information on 813 “All ages” and “55+” manufactured home communities located in 18 major markets in the state. Altogether, the reports include data representations for more than 160,906 homesites.

“In the August JLT reports, we’re seeing occupancy increases in most markets and increases in adjusted rents across the board,” Datacomp Co-President Darren Krolewski said. “California is a primary market for the manufactured housing industry, and one where affordable housing is exceeding demand in comparison with most other major markets nationwide.”

2018 JLT Manufactured Home Community Market Reports Issued Each Month For New Markets; Each Market Updated Annually

2018 JLT Manufactured Home
Northville Crossings, a Sun Community in Michigan

Each JLT manufactured home community rent and occupancy report published by Datacomp includes detailed information about investment grade communities in the major markets, including number of homesites, occupancy rates, average mobile home community rents and increases, community amenities, vacant sites, and repossessed and inventory homes.

JLT Market Reports also include management insights that rank communities by number of homesites, occupancy rates and highest to lowest rents. Established reports show trends in each market with a comparison of August 2018 rents and occupancy rates to August 2017, as well as a historical recap of rents and occupancy from 1996 to present date in most markets.

The August 2018 JLT Market Reports for select California markets are available for purchase and immediate download online at the Datacomp JLT Market Report website at, or they may be ordered by phone in electronic or printed editions at (800) 588-5426. Each fully updated report for mobile home communities is a comprehensive look at investment grade properties within a market, enabling owners and managers, lenders, appraisers, brokers and other organizations to effectively benchmark those communities and make informed decisions.