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Google query

by duckman / February 24, 2006 6:00 AM PST

I am trying to find a website(s) that list houses that are FREE and you just have to move them. I haven't been able to come up with a query that would generate those results without having to go through thousands of non related links. Anyone else come up with it for me?

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try "urban homesteading"
by Dick White / February 24, 2006 6:36 AM PST
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That's the general term used for programs that match people (sometimes low-income, sometimes anybody) with deteriorated or abandoned properties, with the requirement that they rehab it and live in it. The guiding principle is that sweat equity will result in the revival of the neighborhood.

dw

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The only one I found was...
by EdH / February 24, 2006 7:18 AM PST
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a guy in Crestwood, Florida who put up a sign saying, "Free house, move it yourself" or words to that effect. It was treateed as an unusual event.

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