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Hurricane-resistant homes under study

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VideoCNN's John Zarrella says three prototype storm-resistant homes are under construction in Tampa.
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Designed to withstand 250 mph winds

June 5, 2000
Web posted at: 10:58 p.m. EDT (0258 GMT)

TAMPA, Florida (CNN) -- In hurricane-prone Florida, three experimental homes under construction in the Tampa-St. Petersburg area are designed to withstand winds of 250 miles per hour.

But will home buyers pay the added price for this added protection?



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