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North Dakota: Real Estate Boomtown to Rise in State

North Dakota, an epicenter of the nation’s oil rush, is grappling with a scramble reminiscent of the most-heated periods of the housing boom. Now, private-equity firm KKR is trying to capitalize by making a multimillion-dollar bet on a housing project in a town at the heart of it all. KKR is expected to announce Wednesday… Read more »