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What does the failure of Zillow’s flipping business mean for other ibuyers?

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SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 31: A Redfin real estate yard sign is pictured in front of a house for sale on October 31, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. Seattle has been one of the fastest and most competitive housing markets in the United States throughout 2017. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images for Redfin)

SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 31: A Redfin real estate yard sign is pictured in front of a house for sale on October 31, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. Seattle has been one of the fastest and most competitive housing markets in the United States throughout 2017. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images for Redfin) Stephen Brashear/Getty Images for Redfin

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California farmers say their crops are caught in the supply chain

by Caroline Champlin Nov 4, 2021
Exports are delayed for key crops like walnuts, many of which are grown for overseas customers.

What the demise of Zillow Offers means for the ibuyer model

by Amy Scott Nov 4, 2021
As Zillow winds down its home-flipping business, what's next for the industry?
COVID-19

How can the U.S. government better distribute funding to tribal governments?

by Savannah Maher Nov 4, 2021
A Harvard policy paper out this week on the government's pandemic relief effort calls on the Treasury Department to create a dedicated tribal affairs office.
A Warmer World

U.S., other countries cut funding for international fossil fuel projects

by Samantha Fields Nov 4, 2021
Instead, they'll put about $18 billion a year into renewable energy projects.

"Champing," or camping in a church, is a new U.K. travel trend

by Stephen Beard Nov 4, 2021
A British church conservation charity is renting out space among the pews for vacationers to bed down for the night.

No more money, please

From Marketplace's "This Is Uncomfortable," a woman begins to learn more about the sources of her family's generational wealth — and wants to give it all away.

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