ROC USA Tells Congress How It Can Help Resident Ownership

“Imagine, the lowest-income homeowners paying interest on millions in debt in order to have clean drinking water and safe sanitation.”


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ROCs can have it all

From economic security to stigma around housing choice, this 10-year anniversary video tells the story of ROC USA mainly through the lens of co-op leaders from four ROCs.

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Ownership Matters Podcast

Ownership Matters is a podcast for homeowners in Resident Owned Communities featuring conversations with people who live in, work with, and advocate for ROCs.

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Natividad’s Dream

At Park Plaza Cooperative in Fridley, Minnesota, the community raised funds to install a playground for the community children. This safe place to play also serves as a gathering spot for dozens of families, bringing even more value to this cooperative community.

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Study: ROCs Grow More Affordable Every Year

Each year, ROC USA® commissions a market rent study to measure how co-ops are doing relative to the market on the important question of affordability. All 11 ROCs in this year’s study are operating at or below market rents.

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News & Events

Fifteen Resident Owned Communities Receive Better Together Grants

Sammi Chickering
CONCORD, N.H. — Fifteen Resident Owned Communities (ROCs) received the good news over the weekend that their Better Together Grant applications have been approved, totaling $29,800 in funding for projects that will address member engagement,... More »

Royal Crest Residents Association Becomes 28th Resident Owned Community in Massachusetts

Sammi Chickering
  Wareham, Massachusetts – On July 28, Carol Carver went from leasing the land under her manufactured home to being the co-owner of a multi-million dollar piece of real-estate. Two years ago, Ms. Carver’s landlord... More »

Two new Directors elected to the ROC USA Board of Directors

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CONCORD, N.H.—ROC USA is pleased to announce the appointments of Tara Reardon and Julia Curry to the Board of Directors.  Both were elected by their peers in ROC USA Network under the terms of the... More »

NCF partners with TSP Architects, develops storm shelter designs

Sammi Chickering
MINNEAPOLIS – Residents of manufactured home cooperatives that are fortunate enough to have a storm shelter understand how essential these structures are, both for ensuring community safety in the event of severe weather but also... More »
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