Home sales set a record in 2003, but there's still not good news for those who need affordable housing

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The number of home sales in the Twin Cities soared in 2003, setting a new record and topping the previous year's sales by more than 10 percent. Minnesota is already the top home-owning state in the nation, and realtors are preparing for more big years ahead. Low interest rates make mortgages more accessible than in the past. At the same time, the growing price of homes threatens to leave some families behind.

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