What's Hot on HousingWatch This Week


You were riveted this week by the story of some bold house squatters and a karmic payback to Sandra Bullock's ex. Maybe we could get our top two stories together, and the displaced Earl family could simply move into Jesse James' vacant condo?... Nah.

See what else was hot on HousingWatch this week:

1. Evicted Family Breaks Into Foreclosed Home
One California family has decided to take their foreclosure lying down -- in their former home. The family of 11 busted the locks on the house they were evicted from earlier this year, and moved back in to squat in the house that recently sold for $800,000. Read more.

2. Sandra Bullock's Ex James in Can't-Sell Hell
Motorcycle customizer (and recent ex of Sandra Bullock) Jesse James is trying to unload his California condo with a staging style as cheap-looking as former lover Michelle McGee: loud and overly patterned. See the tragically tacky animal-print blankets serving as slipcovers when you read more.