I just read an article on Observer.com that I thought you should read. There is a study that says in New York City at least that crime and foreclosures go hand and hand. The fact is that are people lose their homes, they are desperate to keep and it and do desperate tings like deal drugs and other illegal things. Foreclosed homes can make great shelters for drug dealers and other criminals. Foreclosures just don?t threaten one person, they can threaten an entire neighborhood.
Read the full article here:
New York City Foreclosures Linked to Crime |