New homeowners in America help to build their own houses to obtain lower mortgage rates.
Titles read: "NEW-STYLE HOUSING!"
Hammond, Indiana, United States of America.
Various shots of houses under construction and near completion at a new estate as part of a new scheme to help reduce the cost of housing. Homeowners are seen doing their own paint work, laying floorboards and fitting sinks in their new cottages that will replace old two-storey tenement buildings. A man and woman hang wallpaper. By doing this work themselves, the owners are reducing the cost of their mortgage payments.
Several shots of finished houses, each with its own garden. People tend their flower beds while children play with a ball.