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Home of the Future

Now that the recession has killed the McMansion, what does the home of the future look like?

It’s a lot smaller than you think.

Builders are chopping out the rooms we just don’t use anymore and slashing the size of yards. But don’t panic: They’re making up the difference with more charming downtown areas and shared spaces like parks and pools.

Click here to take a stroll through the home – and neighborhood -- of the future.

By Cindy Perman
Posted 10 Nov 2010