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Some Home Owners Never Abandon Their Houses [Copy link] 中文

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Often referred to as “nail houses” or “holdouts”, these are the cases when homeowners were too stubborn to let go of their old homes and corporations or governments had to deal with it.


Edith Macefield Refused To Sell Her Home Even After Being Offered More Than 1 Million Dollars For It. She Later Became The Inspiration For The Movie "Up"

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Mary Cook Had Refused To Sell Her Narrow, Handsome Home While All The Neighboring Homes Were Demolished. Today The House Sits Tightly Squeezed Between Its Giant Neighbors, Looking Much Like An Illustration From A Children’s Story Book

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Vera Coking First Refused To Sell Her House To Bob Guccione, Who Wanted To Build His Casino Around It. Later She Refused To Sell To Donald Trump

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An Owner That Refused To Sell His House In Melbourne, Australia

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One Resident Of A Toronto Duplex Refused To Sell, So They Cut It In Half

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This Slender Gothic-Inspired Townhouse, Flanked By Massive Prewar Apartment Buildings Up And Down The Block

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Randal Acker Refused To Sell His Small Queen Anne Victorian Home In Downtown Portland, So They Built A Huge Portland State University Residence Hall Around It

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