From $20-Per-Month Homes to Social Good Realters

By: Tiana Reid - Published: Jun 1, 2012
"Home is where the heart" is or so the saying goes and these altruistic housing projects take that message and spin it into a successful business initiative.

This Social Business top list is full of range. For instance, there is WorldHaus, a social enterprise that works with the rural poor in order to deliver safe, low-income housing for people all around the globe. And then there's 'Brokers for Charity' which is a real estate firm that donates 10 percent of commissions toward various charities.

The United States housing bubble has changed up the way a lot of people relate toward not only the housing industry, but also just home in general. What should a home look like? How can folks design a community to their liking? Can you have control over that? Well, some of these innovations featured here as altruistic housing projects aim to do just that. Stats for 17 Altruistic Housing Projects Trending: Older & Buzzing
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