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Home Demolition Costs in Detroit Exceed Property's Value in Many Cases

costs-home-values Burnt-out, dilapidated homes aren't worth much. So just tear it down, you say? Now that'll cost you. In Detroit, a city littered with the ruins of abandoned homes, the cost of demolishing beat-down properties, in many cases, is more than the homes themselves are worth. Take the case of Dream Hampton, an... Continue Reading »

Home Demolished by Accident

Updated Jan. 7: Andre Hall came back from the holidays to continue repairing a 4-bedroom, 1-bath home he had acquired from a friend facing foreclosure in the West End area of Pittsburgh in November only to find that a city contractor had demolished the 1916-built house that had been vacant for five years. "When I came... Continue Reading »

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