t021010 --- Clint Austin --- 031918.N.DNT.HousingC1 -- Missy Stratioti (left) and Brandon Sahlin brace roof trusses on a new home being built on in Hawk Ridge Estates in 2010. file / News Tribune

EXCERPT: “A recently released report explores some of Duluth’s housing challenges, including the high cost of building a home in the city. While Duluth has made progress adding to its inventory of rental housing in recent years, the pace of construction for single-family homes has fallen woefully short of goals set forth in a market analysis conducted by Maxfield Research & Consulting LLC. To accommodate the city’s anticipated growth, the firm predicted in 2014 that Duluth would need an additional 4,470 units of housing by 2020.” FULLSTORY: http://bit.ly/2HOwZ4F