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Afghans walk past by a house for rent in Kabul, Afghanistan. A real estate broker, Mir Ahmad Shah, said the market is the worst in his seven years of selling properties in the capital. No one wants to buy due to instability and the 2014 departure of NATO forces. (Associated Press)

Afghans walk past by a house for rent in Kabul, Afghanistan. A real estate broker, Mir Ahmad Shah, said the market is the worst in his seven years of selling properties in the capital. No one wants to buy due to instability and the 2014 departure of NATO forces. (Associated Press)

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