Dubuque, Iowa, retirement community opens door to techies
June 3, 2010 | 12:01 a.m. CDTThe entrance to Oak Park Place in Dubuque, Iowa, as seen on May 28, 2010. Oak Park Place, a retirement and assisted living community, opened its doors to employees hired by IBM to work at the service center in Dubuque, Iowa, who could not find traditional options for housing. The city underestimated the number of employees looking for rental properties instead of buying a home.
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