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Welcome to the 'Agrihood': Homes Built Around Working Farms

By Dean Fosdick | Feb 10
Welcome to "agrihoods" - pastoral ventures with healthier foods as their focus.

As Wealthy Brazilians Snap Up Miami Real Estate, Few Benefit

By Josh Boak and Jennifer Kay | Jan 19
Call it detox and retox: Around the country, yogis are jumping up from savasana and hopping onto a barstool as yoga classes are making their way into breweries.

Couple Struggles to Sell 'Silence of the Lambs' House

Jan 12
A Pennsylvania couple is struggling to sell a house used as the home of psychotic killer Buffalo Bill in the 1991 film "The Silence of the Lambs."

Playboy Mansion for Sale But Hugh Hefner Wants to Stay Put

By Daisy Nguyen | Jan 11
The Playboy Mansion is up for sale but longtime resident Hugh Hefner wants to stay put.

Invisible Disaster Drives Homeowners from Upscale L.A. Community

Jan 11
A methane leak in the Los Angeles suburb of Porter Ranch is wreaking havoc on residents' lives.

Cities Look at Subsidized Housing to Stem Teacher Shortages

By Lisa Leff | Jan 5
Inspired by the success in the heart of the Silicon Valley of a 70-unit teachers-only apartment complex, school districts are considering buying or building rent-subsidized apartments as a way to attract and retain teachers.

San Francisco Housing Shortage Threatens African Americans

By Janie Har | Dec 29
As San Francisco rides a massive building boom reminiscent of post-World War II, fueled largely by growth in tech-based jobs, developers are finally wading into a part of the city long plagued by too much poverty and not enough fresh produce markets.

NYC May Fit More 'Micro' Apartments Into Housing Picture

By Jennifer Peltz | Dec 28
The apartments in a new Manhattan building boast little balconies, tall ceilings, dishwashers and storage space. All in 360 square feet or less.

Oglala Sioux Seek Solutions On Chronic Housing Shortage

By James Nord | Dec 22
The housing shortage on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is a longstanding problem for thousands of Oglala Sioux members.

Buying a Car or Home? Fed Rate Hike Shouldn't Matter... Much

By Christopher S. Rugaber | Dec 17
For anyone considering whether to buy a home or car, the Federal Reserve's interest rate increase Wednesday shouldn't make much difference.

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