A few years ago, these were people's homes.
The struggles in Flint, Michigan, go far beyond the water crisis.
Unfortunately for the Emerald Isle, the uplifting monikers as well as the perfect preservation of the uninhabited properties
From the Bronx to Buffalo, cities and towns in New York have been plagued by what are commonly called zombie properties. These are homes that residents abandon -- often after they have received a foreclosure notice -- which then languish, uncared-for, until the foreclosure process is complete.
Just twelve miles north of Paris, you'll find a ghost town called Goussainville-Vieux Pays, which was once a picturesque
Now, the "millionaire's ghost town" is quiet except for occasional tourists and wedding photo shoots. 50 of 250 units are
When we see a home left vacant for decades, we usually just register what's on the surface -- incredible architecture, moldering wallpaper and the odd personal trinket or two.
One blogger revisits the home of her great-grandparents and comes back with a poignant story of time passing.
But when the value of diamonds dropped and the miners started to leave, it began its rapid decline to become the ghost town
Photo by Niki Feijen: Website / Facebook We stumbled upon photos of one such home in the Netherlands. Niki Feijen snapped