Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Here's an Idea: An Online Land Bank

Posted By on Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 4:00 AM

The city of Indianapolis is taking a lesson from eBay.

The city recently started an online land bank for vacant property and abandoned homes. The site includes a list of available properties, as well as photos and an estimate of the home's value.

The land bank is part of a plan to get residents back into Indianapolis' roughly 8,000 vacant homes and stop crime.

To read more, visit In The Bluff.

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