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Yarrrrr, Let's Go House Hunting

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Off in Kenya, it seems a property boom is being fueled by none other than the ill-gotten money of Somali pirates. A Somali businessman calls all the whispers and accusations "unfair discrimination," but it still looks suspicious, and when are pirates not suspicious? According to a real estate agent there, it would normally take 10 years for prices to double, but they've tripled over the course of five years. Yow. [AP]