Housing Lotteries Help Islanders Put Down Permanent Roots
Alex Elvin
The home ownership lottery system has made a significant dent in the housing problem on the Island by allowing at least some young families to put down roots.
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Housing Struggle on Martha's Vineyard Spans Decades
Alex Elvin

Seventeen years ago, in the midst of a market upturn, housing concerns for year-rounders reached a new height.

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Housing Problems on Martha's Vineyard Are Deep, But Not Unique
Alex Elvin
Low wages and a seasonal economy are a recipe for hardship for those looking for housing on the Vineyard and other resort communities, with high-cost second homes raising prices.
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