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A Unique Approach to Self-Help Building: Community Rebuilds -  Rural Community Assistance Corporation, September 21, 2023

They own the house, but not the land under it. How this model is making homeownership attainable.-  The Salt Lake Tribune, June 22, 2023

The Last Straw No. 74 - The Last Straw, Spring, 2023

The Grateful Eight - The Times-Independent, September 29, 2022

Join Community Rebuilds, Back of Beyond Books for conversation, book signing - The Times-Independent, July 21, 2022

A 10-year retrospective on affordable housing The Times-Independent, April 14, 2022  

Living Buildings: Regenerative, Affordable, Water and Energy-Positive Homes Revitalization, July 15th, 2019  

Non Profit Teaches Communities How to Build Homes Out of Straw – Inhabitat,  May 31, 2017.

Community Rebuilds Interns Team 2016 celebrate culmination of work study with Open House – KZMU Public Radio, June, 2016.

Mount Crested Butte, Community Rebuilds are Partnering on Affordable Housing – Crested Butte News, November 4, 2015.

Natural Building – of homes and partnerships in Utah – USDA, July 14, 2015.

Self Help Housing Spot Light – Community Rebuilds – Self Help Housing Spotlight, 2015.

Utah Creates ‘Sustainability’ with Community Rebuilds – Ian Somerhalder Foundation.

Community Rebuilds – Home Power, June, 2013.

Community Rebuilds – The Canelo Chronicles, May 4, 2013.

At last, the straw bale house… is a home – NY Times Green Blogs, January 10, 2013.

Moab nonprofit uses straw bales to build affordable housing – Desert News, September 3, 2012.

The adventures of a straw bale building – Metropolis, June 21, 2012.

In Utah, Affordable Green Homes Teach Green Home Building – Earthtechling, August 27, 2012.

Organization builds straw bale homes, replacing dilapidated houses – KSL, August 31, 2012.

USDA partners to construct straw homes that are built to last – USDA Rural Development, January 26, 2011.

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