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# empty - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Falling crime rates mean Netherlands' prisons are being used to house asylum seekers

They are also being turned into business hubs.

# empty - Monday 23 May, 2016

There are 230,000 empty houses around the country

“Here’s an enormous stock of houses that already exist.”

# empty - Saturday 20 February, 2016

In pictures: exploring China's mysterious "unborn cities"

These cities have been built as part of the Chinese government’s plan to gradually relocate rural dwellers to urban locations. They are completely devoid of human life – for now.

# empty - Saturday 4 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 13 beautifully creepy photos of abandoned landmarks Empty

13 beautifully creepy photos of abandoned landmarks

Prepare to be awed.

# empty - Thursday 29 March, 2012

14.5 per cent of dwellings in Ireland vacant in Census 2011

Over one in five vacant properties were holiday homes, while the majority of the remainder were concentrated on rural areas in the west.

# empty - Sunday 23 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Help map Ireland’s vacant commercial spaces Vacancies

Help map Ireland’s vacant commercial spaces

People from Ireland are invited to help map vacant commercial space around the country for a new project run by PrettyvacanT, which repurposes vacant properties as temporary exhibition space.