Zombie Properties

Chris Caya WBFO News

A new partner in New York City is joining the local effort to combat zombie properties in Erie County.

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Assemblyman Michael Kearns is using a pre-Halloween children’s tradition to make a statement to some adults in the banking industry.

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State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is urging the senate and  assembly to pass legislation that would require banks to maintain properties if they're abandoned during foreclosure.  He claims so-called "zombie properties" threaten communities across the state.