EP058: Interview: Donald Westphal on Designing and Developing Mobile Home Parks, Part 2

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Welcome to Episode 58 of the Mobile Home Park Investors podcast, hosted by Jefferson Lilly and Brad Johnson, with the Park Street Partners. This episode is a continuation of last week’s interview with Donald Westphal. Jefferson, Brad, and Donald discuss how older mobile home parks change overtime as the city grows bigger, creating a good image for mobile home parks, and what it takes to make a community as a whole look good.

Key Takeaways:

[3:15] What kind of land makes it difficult to build a mobile home park?

[6:15] As the city gets built up around mobile home parks, the industry begins to lose a lot of older mobile home communities to higher density and higher value property development.

[7:35] How many mobile home parks got re-development last year?

[10:25] How many new mobile home pads or mobile home park expansions were added last year?

[14:35] Donald tries hard to inform people in the community of the benefits of a new mobile home park in the area.

[16:30] What do the conversations look like when speaking one-on-one to a mobile home park owner?

[21:55] Donald shares a funny story that have happened to him while on the job.

Mentioned in This Episode:

Park Street Partners

Investment Opportunities

Park Street Partners Business Resources

LinkedIn: Mobile Home Park Investors Group

Send deals to: deals@parkstreetpartners.net


Email Donald: Don@DCWestphal.com

Call Donald: 248-651-5518

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