Acquiring Vacant Property
Tools and resources to help you through the process of acquiring vacant property.
How do you acquire vacant property in Wilkinsburg?
One of the biggest issues facing Wilkinsburg is vacant property and blight. Nearly 20 percent–close to 900 parcels–of Wilkinsburg’s houses and commercial buildings are vacant and/or blighted.
Though a major issue, vacant property also presents an opportunity to acquire a house or building for a very low cost. There are several tools and resources for acquiring vacant property. Still, the process of acquiring a vacant property can be a bit daunting, so the WCDC developed a flowchart to walk people through the process.
What acquistion options do you have?
Each property may have different options or availabilties.