squatters http://michiganradio.org en Detroit neighborhoods struggle with squatters http://michiganradio.org/post/detroit-neighborhoods-struggle-squatters <p>City officials have confirmed what residents in many Detroit neighborhoods have said for several years: squatting is on the rise.</p><p>Detroit has more than 100,000 vacant properties. And with the foreclosure crisis, even the city&rsquo;s most stable neighborhoods are dealing with squatters.</p><p>Michael Brady is with Community Legal Resources, a group that has helped neighborhood groups deal with vacant property issues in Detroit.</p> Wed, 24 Aug 2011 02:15:43 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 3888 at http://michiganradio.org Detroit neighborhoods struggle with squatters