What is the sixteen dollar house?

  1. kreate profile image71
    kreateposted 5 years ago

    What is the sixteen dollar house?

  2. SidKemp profile image94
    SidKempposted 5 years ago

    A man tried to take legal possession of a home using an unusual interpretation of squatters rights and $16 in court fees. He lived in the home (at the cost of only taxes, fees, and upkeep) for several months before he was confronted with a legal challenge and left. These two links tell the story:

    http://www.mnn.com/your-home/at-home/bl … s-the-boot

    Imitators have copied his idea crookedly and unwisely, and ended up facing criminal charges.