Advanced search
Top images  New images  
Registered users
Username:

Password:

Log me on automatically next visit?

» Forgot password
» Submissions & Registration
Random image

Garage Olimpo 05
Garage Olimpo 05
Comments: 0
Gianfranco Spatola




Previous image:
Million Dollar Squatters_01  
 Next image:
Million Dollar Squatters_03

Million Dollar Squatters_02
Million Dollar Squatters_02

               Bookmark and Share   

Million Dollar Squatters_02
Description: Lee, 26, (right) from West London, is awaiting late night before going out with Pete, 23, (left) from Lincolnshire, to look for a new mansion to squat on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007 in Hampstead, London, England. Their house, 24 Ingram Avenue, Hampstead, is being repossessed by the owner in a few days and they need a new place to live in. The 22-room mansion was last sold for UK? 3.9M in 2002 and is now awaiting planning permissions to be demolished. Two new houses will soon be taking its place. Million Dollar Squatters is a documentary project in the lives of a peculiar group of squatters residing in three multi-million mansions in one of the classiest residential neighbourhoods of London, Hampstead Garden. The squatters' enthusiasm, their constant efforts to look after what has become their home, their ingenuity and adventurous spirit have all inspired me throughout the days and nights spent at their side. Between the fantasy world of exclusive Britain and the reality of squatting in London, I have been a witness to their unique story. While more than 100.000 properties in London still lay empty to this day, squatting provides a valid, and lawful alternative to paying Europe's most expensive rent prices, as well as offering the challenge of an adventurous lifestyle in the capital.
Keywords: abusive, adventure, Alex, association, building, class, classy, court, dollar, dream, elite, England, exclusive, expensive, feast, group, heath, house, housing, illegal, large, legal, lifestyle, London, luxurious, mansion, mansions, Masi, million, party, residence, squat, squatter, squatters, squatting, UK, United, Kingdom, villa, youngster, youngsters, youth, fancy, fanciful
Date: 22.01.2008 05:38
Hits: 11329
Downloads: 0
Rating: 1.00 (12 Vote(s))
File size: 279.4 KB
Added by: Alex Masi

IPTC Info
Caption: Lee, 26, (right) from West London, is awaiting late night before going out with Pete, 23, (left) from Lincolnshire, to look for a new mansion to squat on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007 in Hampstead, London, England. Their house, 24 Ingram Avenue, Hampstead, is being repossessed by the owner in a few days and they need a new place to live in. The 22-room mansion was last sold for UKŁ 3.9M in 2002 and is now awaiting planning permissions to be demolished. Two new houses will soon be taking its place. Million Dollar Squatters is a documentary project in the lives of a peculiar group of squatters residing in three multi-million mansions in one of the classiest residential neighbourhoods of London, Hampstead Garden. The squatters' enthusiasm, their constant efforts to look after what has become their home, their ingenuity and adventurous spirit have all inspired me throughout the days and nights spent at their side. Between the fantasy world of exclusive Britain and the reality of squatting in London, I have been a witness to their unique story. While more than 100.000 properties in London still lay empty to this day, squatting provides a valid, and lawful alternative to paying Europe's most expensive rent prices, as well as offering the challenge of an adventurous lifestyle in the capital.
Headline: England - Million Dollar Squatters
Special instructions: **Italy Out**
Byline: Alex Masi
Credit: Alex Masi
Date created: 16.10.2007
City: London
State: England
Country: United Kingdom
Keywords: abusive, adventure, Alex, association, building, class, classy, court, dollar, dream, elite, England, exclusive, expensive, feast, group, heath, house, housing, illegal, large, legal, lifestyle, London, luxurious, mansion, mansions, Masi, million, party, residence, squat, squatter, squatters, squatting, UK, United Kingdom, villa, youngster, youngsters, youth, fancy, fanciful
Copyright Notice: Alex Masi

EXIF Info

Author: Comment:
There are no comments for this image



Previous image:
Million Dollar Squatters_01  
 Next image:
Million Dollar Squatters_03

 

 

RSS Feed: Million Dollar Squatters_02 (Comments)

Powered by 4images 1.7.4   Copyright © 2002-20114homepages.de

Modified and deployed by Bladedigital.


All photographs and text in this site are the exclusive property of the authors. Unauthorized duplication or usage of these images or text is prohibited by International Copyright Law. Photographs nor texts may be reproduced, copied or used in any way without the express written permission of the authors.


PhotographySites
Documentary Photographers