Just saw this ...
not a bad idea to do something with inaccessable homes .. though this may take too much time for the devs atm ...
on the same line of thought though ...
how about every couple of weeks after house abandonment, the house starts to look drab & downtrodden, the yard unkept, etc.
Have the change be progressive ... this way people can /bug (or in this case /emergencyrepairman) the houses in question for those that monitor such things.
Eventually the house will be nothing more then a foundadion & a few boards amist weeds.
I dont know if they are completely aware of how bad a situation people are finding it.
So that neighborhoods dont start to look too poverty stricken, make the changes appear when you get close to the house .. like people's yard decorations.
That way .. everyone who goes by can ping the back-office .. they get enough emergency repair calls, they may be more apt to fix the problem.
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