Business Up Front, Destruction in Back

Tyson Research Center, DeMenil, Compton Hill Tower 130

Update: These houses were demolished sometime in the winter of 2018-2019. See the last two photos of this post on nearby Cote Brilliante Avenue.

These houses along Marcus Avenue look alright, just a little rough around the edges, rights?

West End 008

In reality, their red bricks backs have been stolen, leaving nothing but a sagging mess spilling onto the backyards.  Luckily for the house on the end, there is no market for tan bricks.

West End 009


  1. Jesus, that is the worst I’ve ever seen. It’s a cancer on the city.

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