Where Neighbors Can Buy Abandoned Homes for $1

Abandoned homes and empty plots in neighborhoods can become nuisances for neighbors. They aren't only critter-attracting eyesores, but they can also be a safety concern. So what happens when nobody claims ownership of these properties and city officials can't maintain them? A new law in Indiana gives neighbors... Continue Reading »

My Next Move: Since My Divorce

After 17 years of marriage, Mandy Walker was getting a divorce and debated whether or not she wanted to keep the house she had raised her family in. Financially, it was too expensive, and, realistically, it was too big for her to manage. So she put it up for sale, but had no luck in the real estate market. But she... Continue Reading »

N.J. Couple Face Fine for Bird Feeder

Wanna know how much neighbors can make your life hell? A couple in Ramsey, N.J., is facing a fine of $250 to $500 after neighbors complained about their bird feeder. According to authorities in the New York City suburb, it's attracting more than birds. Other wildlife -- squirrels, deer, groundhogs, chipmunks and... Continue Reading »

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