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Right, okay, I misunderstood.

Show me one place in Madrid where there used to be a thriving neighborhood, with industry and local businesses, that now has abandoned homes, others demolished, and the few holdouts selling for less than you can buy a car for.

I'm actually living in one such neighbourhood and we're having a hard time finding an affordable place to buy, so we're renting...

Though there has also been overbuilding on vacant lots within existing "thriving neighbourhoods".

Economics is politics by other means

by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Tue May 17th, 2011 at 08:56:21 AM EST
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