Urban Homestead: Living Well on Two City Acres

Through trial and error, this enterprising Atlanta family has learned how to experience the good life on an urban homestead comprised of a private plot and cooperative-owned land.

urban homestead - main house
From the front their house resembles like a typical home, but a look from the back reveals the true nature of the Bender family's urban homestead.
PHOTO: MARY JO PADGETT