Squatter Takes Over Luxury House

Citing an obscure Florida law, a squatter is able to take over a huge house and not give it up.
1:35 | 01/25/13

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You could call it quite this deal it that you got away with it. A mystery man has taken up residence in the bank two and a half million dollar waterfront home. Police can't kick -- out and it begins day here for seven years he can make this place his home. Nobody's happy and we all spent a lot of money to live on this street. And. This is this guy is trying to pull something. His name is Andre -- Paula Barbosa 23 year old from Brazil that was filed papers with the property appraisers office saint. He's claiming the house under an obscure Florida law called. Adverse. The question. At first possession of the way of establishing ownership without a title. If you move and -- the storm make improvements and pay taxes for seven years you can legally take ownership as long as the original owner doesn't have -- She can manage to stay here for seven years she deserves to have the house. -- -- that stupid to let him stay here he deserves. No one answered the door but later this car driven by a woman wearing a scarf pulled up and then pulled away without answering any questions note the license plate is taped over. Several neighbors say they tried to buy the house themselves and they can't believe Barbosa just -- the -- himself. I think the house should be gone up for auction are. Sell -- in -- -- -- them but since the -- Barbosa can produces documents police can't kick him out. That will be a food Bank of America which have to file an eviction order with the judge but we're not happy about it obviously but -- -- -- Because -- got Good Friday.

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