Saturday, May 16, 2009

A Cemetery In Foreclosure

I just finished reading a quick Freakonomics Article @ NYTimes about a Cenetery in Foreclosure. I also wondered for a second the same, "Will they evict the dead"?

“It’s a privately owned cemetery,” he tells us. “I presume it will be purchased by another entity in the cemetery business. That’s been typical.”

For a new owner to use the land as something other than a cemetery, says Carrillo, they’d have to contact all the families with relatives buried there, pay to move all the remains, request a land-use zone change, and have numerous public hearings.

Read more HERE.

1 comment:

  1. REN ask Well if they don`t leave will that make them dead beats.