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Score one for adverse possession:
Squatter Occupies Bank Of America-Owned $2.5 Million Boca Raton Mansion, Hilarity Ensues
"...the situation is driving his wealthy neighbors crazy.
"This is a very upsetting thing," said next door neighbor Lyn Houston. "Last week, I went to the Bank of America and asked to see the person in charge of mortgages. I told them, 'I am prepared to buy this house.' They haven't even called me back."
Barbosa, according to records, is a Brazilian national who refers to himself as "Loki Boy," presumably after the Norse god of mischief. He did not return calls."
With all the empty houses and all the unemployed, it is surprising that this is not more of a trend. Leave it to Loki Boy, an immigrant (gasp!), to have the acumen to exploit the law.
Laughing out loud, yo!