Brazil's Wealthy Build Homes in Nature Preserves

Millionaire squatters dodge the law, trample on pristine land

By Neal Colgrass,  Newser Staff

Posted Mar 10, 2012 4:02 PM CST

(Newser) – Millionaire squatters? They're not so unusual in Brazil, where more and more of them are claiming land in nature preserves and building spectacular, secluded homes that are perfectly illegal, Bloomberg reports. The owners protect themselves by registering the property in the name of a...   Read full story »

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