Bonfire is a cooperative/corporation with 229 shareholders. When you become a shareholder you have a proprietary (ownership) interest in the whole mobile home park and a right to use (for 99 years) a lot in the park. When a home is sold, the share goes with the mobile home in one package. The share value is determined by the board of directors and has gone up every few years since 1994 when Bonfire was established as a cooperative. If you buy an existing home, the share value is $23,000. On vacant lots, the share value is $19,500.