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