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Elon Musk wants a rocket resort. A few scrappy homeowners stand in his way.

Elon Musk's SpaceX is developing its Starship rocket at a launch site in a remote wildlife-rich area at the southeastern tip of Texas, and took root next to a hamlet of retiree-age homeowners called Boca Chica Village in 2014. Since SpaceX first began offering homeowners buyouts in 2019, most residents have sold to the company. Last week SpaceX made its "best and final" purchase offer. But some residents have vowed not to sell to SpaceX. 🚀

Elon Musk wants a rocket resort. A few scrappy homeowners stand in his way.

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