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Companies Offer Employees Housing Aid

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Companies Offer Employees Housing Aid

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Companies Offer Employees Housing Aid

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From the Chicago suburbs, NPR's Cheryl Corley reports that some employers are helping their workers buy housing near their job. Companies provide loans for down payments that are forgiven if workers stay on the job for a minimum number of years.