While the housing market has been improving in much of the country, there are still some areas struggling with excess foreclosures – and even homes that have been completely abandoned.

That’s right – people just walking away from their house.

And, the cities with the most abandoned homes are surprising.

Here’s a rundown of the Top 5:

5. St. Louis, Missouri

4. Kansas City, Missouri

3. Birmingham, Alabama

2. Portland, Oregon

1. Wichita, Kansas

 

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