Affordable Housing 'Boom' In Illinois

Michael Suhadolnik fills a void by building low-cost, energy effiencient housing with New Urbanism style.

"[Mr. Suhadolnik] acquired 190 acres adjacent to Northern Illinois University in DeKalb and is proposing a 900-unit subdivision, called Savannah Green, with houses priced as low as $110,000."

Thanks to Payton Chung

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