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The US is running short of land for housing

12 mins | Oct 6, 2022
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Forget bitcoin and NFTs; development land is the hottest new commodity. As people move to cities such as Austin and Phoenix for work, land-use restrictions and lack of infrastructure have resulted in a sudden increase in housing shortages in America's sunbelt. Konrad Putzier breaks down this historic land boom and its impact on the surrounding community.

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