The foreclosure tour, mobile proof of the U.S. housing bust, has rolled into the New York City market. For $75, prospective buyers on the Long Island version last month got velour banquettes, a supply of potato chips and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and visits to eight foreclosed homes, with a general contractor and home inspector in tow.
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Smells like a business opportunity to me. Regardless, it puts a whole new spin on the Wells Fargo Wagon:
Foreclosure Bus Tour, Sign of Housing Bust, Hits New York Area
Peter S. Green
June 2, 2008