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Land Trusts Offer Houses That People With Lower Incomes Can Afford—And a Stepping Stone to Lasting Wealth
More than 200 land trusts around the country help struggling families buy their first homes, often in gentrifying neighborhoods.
Penn Loh | Sep 17, 2015
From kitchens that buy and sell locally grown food, to a waste co-op that will return compost to the land, new enterprises are building an integrated food network. It's about local people keeping the wealth of their land at home.
Penn Loh | Nov 8, 2014
For the movement to succeed, it must be led by the dispossessed—those for whom the mainstream economy has never worked.
Penn Loh | Jun 11, 2014
Community land trusts create housing that is permanently affordable. And they also help new city farmers get land.
Penn Loh | Jan 28 2015