foreclosed: The 'Costs' of Not Maintaining Properties - 03/29/08 04:37 AM
If you lived in Maine for more than one year, you already know about that 'stuff' that comes by every winter.  Actually, if you've been here for long enough, you know that it often shows up in fall and lasts sometimes into the summer.  Yeah, it's no mystery, it's called SNOW.  It's cold, wet and extremely heavy.
All areas on the planet have their perils.  Hurricanes, tornados, termites, desert heat, tsunamis and floods.  They all have a sever impact on people and their structures.  Maine properties and owners are lucky in most respects.  Hurricanes and tornados are few and far between, termites … (6 comments)

foreclosed: Vacant Property - What's the solution?? - 03/28/08 03:20 AM
With the recent rash of Foreclosed properties throughout the country, lenders and owners are finding they may be held liable for neglect.  It sounds odd that the act of simply leaving a property behind could be neglect, but it can be, and this action can not only have a negative impact on the property itself but the neighborhood as well.
Times can be tough, and people get scared.  It's understandable, and though homeowners morally feel like abandoning the property isn't the right thing to do, it's a scary situation.  Many homeowners simply don't know what to do, the banks are sending notices … (7 comments)


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