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Water Leaks Dampen Morale at Market for Minority Businesses

STONECREST, Ga. (AP) — Water leaks at a new Atlanta-area market that’s focused on minority-owned businesses have led to cracks, mold, buckets throughout the building — and tensions between some vendors and management. Those who oversee the New Black Wall …

Review Finds Lax Supervision Hurts Austin Tenants

A review finds lax regulations, insufficient enforcement and overwhelmed inspectors have added up to poor living conditions for thousands of apartment and rental property dwellers in Austin, Texas. The Austin American-Statesman reported Sunday that city code inspectors handle as many …