The $100 House: 'Wonderful and Sad'

Sarah Wagner and Jon Brumit closed a real estate deal today on a home they bought for $100, a sale price even lower than the closing costs. Both artists in their mid-30s with limited incomes, they are taking a chance on moving from Chicago to a declining, working-class neighborhood of single-family homes, mostly built in the 1920s, in Hamtramck, Mich., a city on the eastern edge of Detroit. "People feel very inclined to tell us, 'That's very dangerous. I don't know why you'd do that,'" Brumit...Full Story
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