In the village in which I live there are several houses either in or just off the village square that are either run down or appear to be abandoned. but still structurally ‘redeemable.’ Boarded up they can become an eyesore in an otherwise pretty village.
In one case I hear of it appears the owner can’t be traced and no tax habitation / fonciere has been paid for many years.
is there no a process for a Mairie to acquire such houses and auction them off to recover any outstanding taxes?
An opening bid of say 1 Euros and with a bob
/eurio or and f? Perhaps at an auction starting at 1Euro but with conditions of sale that require the