GRAPHIC: A surge in tax-forfeited properties

  • Graphic by: RAYMOND GRUMNEY
  • Updated: February 24, 2012 - 4:21 PM

Hennepin County now oversees more than 600 buildings and vacant lots that have been forfeited by their owners because of back taxes. More than half are in Minneapolis, and they're concentrated in the North Side, where foreclosures have also taken a toll on the housing market.
Source: Hennepin County Property Taxes-Taxpayer Services