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Industry news roundup for March 24, 2014

Tiny Houses: A Big Idea to End Homelessness
NBC News
“The “Tiny House Movement,” once an architectural component to a downsized life, is now becoming something much bigger: an escape from chronic homelessness.”

Investors put out welcome mat for housing data
USA Today
“The housing market, and the recovery of real-estate prices, is a key sign of the economy’s health. And this coming week, investors will be parsing a raft of economic data showing where the housing market stands.”

Builder Confidence Treads Water in March
Housing Zone
“Builder confidence in the market for newly-built, single-family homes rose one point to 47 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).”

Has The Time Come For Floating Cities?
EcoBuilding Pulse
“As sea levels rise, will floating neighborhoods become more common in low-lying countries around the world? “

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