Divided Decade

Divided Decade: How the financial crisis changed housing

Dec 17, 2018
Ten years ago the economy broke and changed the way we live.
There are now more renters than homeowners in almost half of major U.S. cities, according to census data from 2006 through 2016. Above, a residential area near Pittsburgh in 2010.
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Divided Decade

Rebuilding a neighborhood, one house at a time

Aug 20, 2018
A nonprofit program in Cleveland helps renters become homeowners.
A distressed house near the new homes built by CHN Housing Partners.
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Divided Decade

A new twist on rent-to-own housing

Aug 6, 2018
Tech startup Divvy Homes offers "fractional" home ownership, at a premium.
Erin Bullock and Gabby Jacobs are renting this house in Lyndhurst, Ohio, from tech startup Divvy Homes, with an option to buy within three years.
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