Web designer sells Detroit lot for $1...

Web designer sells Detroit lot for $1 per sq. inch

There are 13 comments on the The Wichita Eagle story from Feb 13, 2010, titled Web designer sells Detroit lot for $1 per sq. inch. In it, The Wichita Eagle reports that:

In this photo taken Friday, Feb. 12, 2010, Jerry Paffendorf is seen at 8887 E Vernor, in Detroit.

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“Purple girl in a purple world”

Since: Apr 08

Plum, Purplonia

#1 Feb 13, 2010
I wonder if there are still any "plots" left. The funny thing is that some are talking of building on their plots. I guess you could put a Monopoly motel there, maybe 2 if you don't mind the cramped quarters, crime, and violence.
Parker Brother

United States

#2 Feb 14, 2010
Purple Gurl wrote:
I wonder if there are still any "plots" left. The funny thing is that some are talking of building on their plots. I guess you could put a Monopoly motel there, maybe 2 if you don't mind the cramped quarters, crime, and violence.
I'll drop by,leave my car at the curb,dog on the porch,point the cannon toward the street,check my hat at the door and we can count your wheelbarrow of cash and watch everyone else go directly to jail.
Russ

AOL

#3 Feb 14, 2010
I would have thought that was high for Detroit real estate. You can buy houses for $15,000.

Since: Aug 09

Schaumburg, IL

#4 Feb 14, 2010
Purple Gurl wrote:
I wonder if there are still any "plots" left. The funny thing is that some are talking of building on their plots. I guess you could put a Monopoly motel there, maybe 2 if you don't mind the cramped quarters, crime, and violence.
I agree (sorry to ruin your day.) Buyers need to establish that these one inch square plots extend six feet under....
First Class Jerk

Philadelphia, PA

#5 Feb 14, 2010
they get my one square inch dookie with their purchase....
Parden pard

Bethlehem, PA

#6 Feb 14, 2010
Before I buy, I'd like to know if any previous owners had any liens on the property.And I need a "Godzilla right of way" clause on my deed.If my plot is in the middle of a sq. foot,,I need to have access...say
How about a tonka fire truck lane...?
What about mineral rights, you ask..? A wise inchvester should buy at least 9 sq.inches, so he can jam a garden hand shovel in the dirt and check for gold...
-liveevil-

Fort Riley, KS

#7 Feb 14, 2010
AWESOME! I have been LOOKING for a PLACE to STORE my POLE-VAULT POLE!!!

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

South Bend, IN

#8 Feb 14, 2010
I still 'own' one square inch of someplace in the Ozarks. Years ago the band Black Oak Arkansas had a promotion where you could write in and get a certificate for 'One square inch of Paradise.'

I still have mine. I should go check it out one of these days to see what's been built on it.
podunk

Corydon, IA

#9 Feb 14, 2010
G M could buy that and put in a car factory...

“behind curtain #1”

Since: Jul 08

Location hidden

#10 Feb 14, 2010
Perfect for an ant colony_one square inch would be perfect for their house and yard.
LambBeetle

Jacksonville, AL

#11 Feb 14, 2010
Finally, something I can afford! I'm tired of watching Househunters and Househunters International on HGTV and hearing, "Jeff Thompson and April Has-a-Different-Last-Name have been looking for the perfect 3rd home in Sunny Aruba. They have a long wish-list, but their budget is just 1.1-1.3 million dollars." Not what I want to see in the throes of a recession (okay, let's call it what it is now--a depression).

I'll take 16 square inches for my Lincoln Log house.
Jim Dandy

United States

#12 Feb 14, 2010
Uh Clem wrote:
I still 'own' one square inch of someplace in the Ozarks. Years ago the band Black Oak Arkansas had a promotion where you could write in and get a certificate for 'One square inch of Paradise.'
I still have mine. I should go check it out one of these days to see what's been built on it.
You'll be High on the Hog .

Be careful when you walk through the Halls of Karma , but Keep the Faith.

Also check on Uncle Lijiah and see if he's still alive if you would please .

Since: Mar 10

Location hidden

#13 Oct 29, 2012
Opp! the full story link has been broken. I think many people tend to invest in mobile web design in recent time. don't you think so? It's easier to get job if you know how to do with mobile web design.
http://www.proweb365.com/mobile-web-design

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