Wednesday, April 1, 2009

It's not just abandoned homes....

It's not just foreclosed and abandoned homes on the rise. This article from the NYTimes highlights the growing trend in abandoned boats.

They are expensive-to-maintain toys that have lost their appeal. The owners cannot sell them, because the secondhand market is overwhelmed. They cannot afford to spend hundreds of dollars a month mooring and maintaining them. And they do not have the thousands of dollars required to properly dispose of them.

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