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Central Brooklyn Named a ‘Zombie Home’ Hotspot, as City Collects $667K in Fines for Abandoned Properties

Plastic cups, broken glass and food wrappers lay on the concrete and in a tangle of vines in front of a graffiti-covered vacant house in Bushwick.  Until recently, this house was a ‘zombie home’ — a moniker for one- to four-family vacant or abandoned homes that either have a mortgage in delinquency or are in […]