It is unnaturally quiet inside the old AMC Headquarters building in Detroit. Occupied until just a few years ago, it has rapidly declined thanks to scrappers, neglect and the elements. It's still standing, but it's a huge mess - literally and figuratively.
Wayne County tells Fox 2 it sold for $500 at auction on Tuesday, with the new owner being on the hook for a little less than a quarter million dollars in taxes. Late Friday we learned, even if the buyer - a Commerce Township man - can pay the taxes by Monday, the sale is going to court.
The former owner who lost the property pursued a restraining order to stop the process. As of now, no deed has been issued and no taxes paid, so we'll have to stay tuned.
For bonus video of the old plant, go to my Facebook
page. It's a pretty eerie tour.