New homes built from shipping containers
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Boise residents Cay and Ron Marquart had owned the land the homes sit on. The retired couple, who moved to Boise 12 years ago from Nebraska after retiring, originally were interested in a project that could keep people out of homeless shelters.
“Our idea was that if we could come up with something like tiny houses or a boarding house model, we could prevent people from going into homelessness,” Cay Marquart said.