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June 15th, 2009
06:47 AM ET

From High Seas to High-rise

From writer Richard Spiropolous:

Some creative minds trying to stay afloat in the mortgage meltdown.

They're converting shipping containers into designer homes.  Apparently it's a movement that has gathered a lot of momentum over the past few years.

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  1. michael armstrong sr.

    this concept sounds ok for hoboes but us spoild people like to put nails in the walls and hang picthures these buildings would be ideal for new orleans during huicane season .

    June 15, 2009 at 9:51 am |

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