Modesto, California<br />
July 9, 2012<br />
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John, an unemployed and homeless truck driver, hopes to clean up this room in an abandoned foreclosed home to sleep in. <br />
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According to RealtyTrac, an online service that markets foreclosed properties, Modesto had the nation's third-highest home foreclosure rate during the third quarter of 2010, just behind Las Vegas, Nevada, and Cape Coral/Fort Meyers, Florida. <br />
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They are pretty easy to spot: Amid the neatly manicured lawns and landscapes of Modesto's streets, foreclosed homes are the ones where the lawn has gone feral, the shades in the windows sit askew, and rows of legal notices are taped to the windows near the front door.

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Foreclosure West
Modesto, California
July 9, 2012

John, an unemployed and homeless truck driver, hopes to clean up this room in an abandoned foreclosed home to sleep in.

According to RealtyTrac, an online service that markets foreclosed properties, Modesto had the nation's third-highest home foreclosure rate during the third quarter of 2010, just behind Las Vegas, Nevada, and Cape Coral/Fort Meyers, Florida.

They are pretty easy to spot: Amid the neatly manicured lawns and landscapes of Modesto's streets, foreclosed homes are the ones where the lawn has gone feral, the shades in the windows sit askew, and rows of legal notices are taped to the windows near the front door.

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Date 9 Jul 2012
Location: Modesto California USA
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