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The Fort Worth, Texas, nonprofit A Place to Sleep converted an old shipping container into a home to ease homelessness about three years ago. No one is living in the container house now after tenants proved bad fits. (Photo courtesy of A Place to Sleep)

Our View: Converting shipping containers into low-income housing is a tough sell

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No question Duluth architect Doug Zaun is as creative and brilliant and good as it gets. But look what he’s taking on: He’s drawing designs and trying to figure out how to convert ugly, boxy,


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