On getting to the heart of the rural housing shortage, pt 2


Market forces in small rural communities almost guarantee that it will cost more to build a new starter home there than young families can afford, says the Center’s research associate Kelly Asche. Discussing his new report on the housing shortage, Kelly tells how some public-private partnerships are making it happen in places like St. Peter, while in Perham, business owners are getting involved in an effort to attract workers.